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Ectopic Pregnancy (cont.)

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Author: Stephen Metz, MD, Associate Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Tufts University School of Medicine; Vice Chairman and Chief, Division of Gynecology, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Baystate Medical Center.

Coauthor(s): Jeff Disney, MD, FAAEM, Clinical Faculty, Department of Emergency Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of California at San Diego Medical Center.

Editor: Melissa Conrad Stöppler, MD

REFERENCE: Ectopic Pregnancy.

Previous contributing editors: James Quinn, MD, Director of Research Department of Medicine, Division of Emergency Medicine University of California at San Francisco Medical Center; Francisco Talavera, PharmD, PhD, Senior Pharmacy Editor, eMedicine; Lee P Shulman, MD, Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Head, Section of Reproductive Genetics, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois.

Last Editorial Review: 3/13/2012

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