Ectopic Pregnancy | Questions to Ask Your Doctor

  • Could vaginal bleeding in early pregnancy be a sign of ectopic pregnancy?
  • Where is the ectopic pregnancy located?
  • What treatment do you recommend?
  • Will I need surgery?
  • I’m having a hard time dealing with my feelings. Is there someone I could talk to? A support group?
  • I’d like to get pregnant again. Am I at risk for another ectopic pregnancy? Is there anything I can do to minimize my risk?


Diagnosis and Management of Ectopic Pregnancy by AM Lozeau, MD, MS, and B Potter, MD (American Family Physician November 01, 2005,

Written by editorial staff

Reviewed/Updated: 04/14
Created: 07/06