Diagnosis and Treatment of Unsuccesful Pregnancies

Different Types of unsuccessful pregnancies

  • Missed abortion (intrauterine death of the embryo)
  • Miscarriage (uterinal spasms and bleeding resulting in spontaneous abortion)
  • Habitual abortion (miscarriages in two or more consecutive pregnancies)
  • Extrauterine gravidity
  • Immature and premature birth


  • Mostly unknown
  • Genetic disorders
  • Corpus luteum insufficiency
  • Uterinal malformations
  • Incompetence of the cervical canal (insufficiency in the function of the cervical smooth-muscles)
  • Adrenal or thyroideal disorders, diabetes
  • Fibroid (myoma) of the uterus
  • Bacterial and viral infections, pelvic inflammatory disease
  • Smoking, alcoholism, intoxications

Check up

  • Gynecologic examination
  • Measurement of hormone levels in blood
  • Transabdominal or vaginal ultrasound
  • Hysteroscopy and laparoscopy


Appropriate medication, sometimes surgical treatment recommended by the gynecologist.