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pelvic intravenous contrast study

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  • Posted By: emilymay8603
  • May 1, 2007
  • 06:27 PM

pelvic intravenous contrast study:

Would that show if I had Endometriosis?

Would that show an ectopic pregnancy?

Can you have an ectopic pregnancy, and have multiple negative pregnancy tests?

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  • EmilyMay:I've read your other post - did they do a blood test for pregnancy? If not, then they need to asap, as you are showing signs of an ectopic pregancy.Best wishesDOM
    acuann 3080 Replies Flag this Response
  • I'm not sure if they did a blood test for pregnancy. I know they have done 3 urine tests since March, which all came back negative.
    emilymay8603 37 Replies Flag this Response
  • They need to do a blood test to rule out ectopic - it will be more acurate than urine test. Also, make sure they understand this is a possiblity and don't let them brush it off...this can be very very serious if not detected early - just make sure they absolutely rule it out! I think you need as second and third opinion here.DOM
    acuann 3080 Replies Flag this Response
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