10 June 2022

Ectopic pregnancy is a pregnancy that develops outside the uterus, usually in one of the fallopian tubes.  You may not know you have an ectopic pregnancy at first since symptoms usually only develop within first few weeks of the pregnancy. Some women only discover it through a scan or when they develop serious symptoms later on.  Learn more from this infographic about ectopic pregnancy, its symptoms and causes. 

 

Visit a recommended women’s clinic in Singapore if have any concerns about the pregnancy being ectopic.  You can try to reduce your risk factors in developing ectopic pregnancy by following good lifestyle habits. Have an open conversation about your future pregnancies with your gynaecologist.  Together, you can form a plan and discuss ways to decrease any risk factors you may have.