A blighted ovum (also called an "anembryonic pregnancy") is a fertilized egg which implants in the uterus, and begins to develop a gestational sac. The fertilized egg, however, fails to form beyond that point and the pregnancy is destined to fail.
Blighted Ovum on Baby Center
Informative article regarding common blighted ova questions including what to expect and future conception. Also includes an informative "Reader's Comments" section.
The Misdiagnosed Miscarriage
Dedicated to understanding the diagnosis and possible misdiagnosis of a blighted ovum includes stories of actual miscarriages and misdiagnosed miscarriages.
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