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Spiegelberg's criteria

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Four criteria for differentiating ovarian from other ectopic pregnancies:

  • The gestational sac is located in the region of the ovary.
  • The ectopic pregnancy is attached to the uterus by the ovarian ligament.
  • Ovarian tissue in the wall of the gestational sac is proved histologically.
  • The tube on the involved side is intact.

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