Re:Endgames - ectopic pregnancy
The IUCD is not a risk factor for ectopic pregnancy. A greater
proportion of conceptions with an IUCD in situ will be ectopic, but the
total number is reduced. ref Guillebuad "Contraception" 5th edition 2009 p
392. "..it is now clearly established that copper iuds do NOT increase the
overall risk of ectopics..."
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