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Case Reports in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Volume 2015, Article ID 536498, 5 pages
Case Report

Ectopic Pregnancy in Uncommon Implantation Sites: Intramural Pregnancy and Rudimentary Horn Pregnancy

Department of Gynaecology, Guangdong Women and Children Hospital, Guangzhou 510010, China

Received 11 September 2015; Revised 2 December 2015; Accepted 3 December 2015

Academic Editor: Michael Geary

Copyright © 2015 Yi Wang et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.


Ectopic pregnancy is commonly located in the fallopian tube. Nevertheless, two unusual types of ectopic pregnancy, intramural pregnancy and rudimentary horn pregnancy, seriously threaten maternal life. The diagnosis and treatment of these unusual implantation sites present a clinical challenge. In this study, we illustrated the two unusual types of ectopic pregnancy and summarized the current data regarding diagnosis and optimal treatment from our experience.