Ectopic pregnancy

Ectopic pregnancy

M850/0379 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 39.9MB

Downloadable file size: 2.5MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Caption: Ectopic pregnancy. Coloured scanning electron micrograph (SEM) of chorionic villi protruding from a fallopian tube during an ectopic pregnancy. This is 40 days into a 35 year old woman's term. In an ectopic pregnancy the embryo implants outside the uterus, usually in a fallopian tube (oviduct), as here. Chorionic villi (the club-like structures here) form in the placenta during preg- nancy to allow the foetus to exchange nutrients, gases and waste with its mother. Ectopic pregnancy is a life-threatening condition which requires the immediate surgical removal of the foetus. Magnification: x800 at 6x7cm size.

Release details: Model release not required. Property release not required.

Keywords: chorionic villus, condition, disorder, ectopic, ectopic pregnancy, fallopian tube, female reproductive system, gynaecological, gynaecology, gynecology, healthcare, medical, medicine, oviduct, pregnancy, reproduction pathology, sem, villi

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.