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Letters Nausea and vomiting in pregnancy

Nausea, vomiting, and deaths from ectopic pregnancy

BMJ 2011; 343 doi: (Published 19 July 2011) Cite this as: BMJ 2011;343:d4389
  1. Gwinyai Masukume, doctor1
  1. 1Mpilo Central Hospital, Bulawayo, Zimbabwe
  1. parturitions{at}

Clinicians should be aware that ectopic pregnancy and nausea and vomiting in pregnancy occupy the same temporal window.1 Ectopic pregnancy usually presents 6-10 weeks after the first day of menstrual bleeding of the last normal period. …

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