Ectopic Pregnancies and the Care You Need

A drawing of the physical anatomy of a person depicting an ectopic pregnancy Bonnie Urquhart Gruenberg/Wikimedia Commons CC BY-SA 4.0:

Ectopic pregnancies–when a fertilized egg grows outside the uterus–are not viable pregnancies. If ectopic pregnancies are not terminated, the results can be fatal. This article discusses ectopic pregnancies, their specific treatment, and the potential impact of policy changes targeting abortion access on pregnant people.