extrauterine pregnancy

noun, Medicine/Medical

ectopic pregnancy

noun, Medicine/Medical
1.
the development of a fertilized ovum outside the uterus, as in a Fallopian tube.
Also called extrauterine pregnancy.
Origin
1925–30
British Dictionary definitions for extrauterine-pregnancy
ectopic pregnancy
 
n
pathol the abnormal development of a fertilized egg outside the cavity of the uterus, usually within a Fallopian tube

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extrauterine-pregnancy in Medicine

ectopic pregnancy n.
Implantation and subsequent development of a fertilized ovum outside the cavity of the uterus. Also called eccyesis.

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