Blighted ovum

Hi, will you pls explain wt is blighted ovum and wt could be the reasons for this. And in a pregnancy vn it can be detected and when the heart beat developed for embryo Thanks...
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Dr. Kuldeep Wagh
13 yrs. of exp | Pune | Gynecologist
Heart beat develop at 7 weks. If there is no sign of fetal pole in the gestational sac then it is called as blighted ovum or missed abortion. U will have to abort the pregnancy in such a situation. It can be done by taking pills also.
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