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  1. photo Parent's worst nightmare: Wave of babies born in Japan with extra arms and legs due to Fukushima radiation... Stillbirth numbers on the riseParent's worst nightmare: Wave of babies born in Japan with extra arms and legs due to Fukushima radiation... Stillbirth numbers on the riseNews
    the Daiichi nuclear plant, who provided firsthand accounts of babies being born with extra limbs caused by a structural birth defect called polymelia. 'Inconvenient pregnancies,' abortions and stillbirthsTheRead more
  2. photo Flame retardant chemical accident 40 years ago is still damaging people's health todayFlame retardant chemical accident 40 years ago is still damaging people's health todayNews
    ectopic pregnancies, a condition where the baby develops outside of the uterus.Until recently, Jane-Ann Nyerges thought something wrong with her, that perhaps she was born barren, unable to ever haveRead more
  3. photo Black women targeted with eugenics drug, a deadly carcinogen offered as a 'contraceptive'Black women targeted with eugenics drug, a deadly carcinogen offered as a 'contraceptive'News
    mineral density loss, for instance. The drug can also lead to blood clots in arms, legs, lungs and eyes and may also cause stroke, bleeding irregularities, weight gain, ectopic pregnancy and delayed returnRead more
  4. photo Proposed 'Pregnant Women's Protection Act' justifies use of deadly force to protect unborn childrenProposed 'Pregnant Women's Protection Act' justifies use of deadly force to protect unborn childrenNews
    to perform in-vitro fertilization, provide contraception and effectively treat abnormal pregnancies, including life-threatening ectopic pregnancies."University of South Carolina law professor Marcia ZugRead more
  5. photo Secondhand smoke linked to increased miscarriages, stillbirthsSecondhand smoke linked to increased miscarriages, stillbirthsNews
    abortion, stillbirth and tubal ectopic pregnancy."If you smoke now or live with someone who does, the ultimate solution, instead of "running away" from the problem, is to stop smoking or HELP THEM stopRead more

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Ectopic pregnancy

Disease

An ectopic pregnancy, or eccyesis, is a complication of pregnancy in which the embryo is implanted outside the uterine cavity. With rare exceptions, ectopic pregnancies are not viable. Furthermore, they are dangerous for the mother, since internal bleeding is a life-threatening complication. Most ectopic pregnancies (93-97%) occur in the distal Fallopian tube (so-called tubal pregnancies), but...More