Surgically assisted medical management of interstitial ectopic pregnancy


  • Lekshminarayanan Thulasi Devi Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Military Hospital, Amritsar, Punjab, India
  • Sangeet Kumar Department of Radio Diagnosis and Imaging, Military Hospital, Amritsar, Punjab, India



Fertility sparing, Conservative management, Interstitial ectopic pregnancy, SAM


An interesting case of interstitial ectopic pregnancy in a primigravida managed by surgically assisted medical management with intracardiac instillation of KCl and methotrexate. It was diagnosed based on transvaginal and transabdominal ultrasound and procedure was done as USG guided under local anaesthesia in OPD by transabdominal route and immediate disappearance of foetal cardiac activity was noted on Doppler. She was followed up with serial sβ-hCG and TVS. She had no post procedure complication and was discharged on day 2 of procedure.


Author Biography

Lekshminarayanan Thulasi Devi, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Military Hospital, Amritsar, Punjab, India



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