Salpingectomy for ectopic pregnancy: Does length really matter?

Jonathan Gaughran, Sian Mitchell, Tom Holland


This abstract describes a case of a tubal stump ectopic. The aetiology, presentation and management of such rare cases are described. The evidence bases for the rationale for leaving a short versus a long stump at salpingectomy is reviewed.


Ectopic, Tubal, Stump, Salpingectomy, Interstitial, Isthmus

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