Tag Archives: PUL

Morbidity from ectopic pregnancy is more likely to reflect the quality of care than anything else…

As trainee gynaecologists one of the first things we learnt is the idea that a women with pain/bleeding/almost any symptoms has an ectopic pregnancy until proved otherwise. Over time maybe this teaching has slipped. In a recent study from Nora … Continue reading

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When is a PUL not a PUL? – quite often it seems……

If a pregnant women undergoes an ultrasound scan in early pregnancy, and it is not possible to visualise a pregnancy either inside or outside the uterus this situation is described as a “pregnancy of unknown location” or PUL. Simple you … Continue reading

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