3 Ectopic pregnancies 1995-2007
Responsible: Christina H Vestergaard og
ějvind Lidegaard (Updated April 2008)
3.1 Ectopic pregnancies in Denmark 1995-2007. N=16,653
Comments: The decline from 1995 to 2007 is of 42%
3.2 Number of women with
ectopic pregnancies at Gynaecological departments 2007
3.3 Number of women with
ectopic pregnancies who underwent laparoscopy,
laparotomy, and no surgery at Gynaecological departments 1996-2007.
3.4 Per cent of surgically
treated women who underwent laparoscopy
and laparotomy during the period 1996-2007. N = 9,474
Comments: The per cent of surgically treated women who underwent laparoscopy has
stabilised on 82%. Women with laparoscopy and laparotomy were counted as tomies.
Proportion (%) of women
with ectopic pregnancy who underwent surgical
treatment by laparoscopy or laparotomy at Gynaecological department in 2007
Comments: The percentage of women with ectopic pregnancies who are surgically treated varies from 15% in
Herlev to 87% in Silkeborg. Only five women were coded with the medical treatment code (BKHE0/8).
Many of the non-surgically treated women are nevertheless expected to be medically treated.
Variations are also demonstrated in the proportion of surgically treated, who undergo
laparoscopy and laparotomy, respectively.