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A 25-year-old woman (G P ) with a spontaneous dichorionic diamniotic twin pregnancy was referred to our institute. The patient provided written informed consent for the purposes of this report. She had no history of invasive procedures such as amniocentesis, and showed no complications such as infection or trauma. This article is protected by copyright. All rights reserved.
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Estimated energy requirement (EER) has not been defined for twin pregnancy. This study was designed to determine the EER of healthy women with dichorionic-diamniotic (DCDA) twin pregnancies.
Management of adnexal torsion in a dichorionic diamniotic pregnancy at 32 weeks is presented. Adnexal torsion is a rare condition in pregnancy, particularly during late third trimester and with norm...
We report images of the 7th case worldwide of a twin fetus with a complete isolated ectopia cordis in a dichorionic diamniotic twin gestation. There is no consanguinity, family history of abnormalitie...
Although the impact of gestational weight gain (GWG) on birth weight in twin pregnancies has been demonstrated, the specific components of GWG have not been delineated for twin gestations. Fetal body ...
The present study aims to report our experience in conjoined twin separation surgery in Assuit university and pediatric hospital, Assiut university, Assiut, Egypt over a period of 20 years...
Studies shows that the realization of the Ductus venosus Doppler may improve the screening of the twin-twin transfusion syndrome. In this study, we want to compare the outcome of monochori...
This study will be the first study that evaluates the effectiveness of antenatal corticosteroid (ACS) in late preterm twin neonates.
For twin pregnancies at 32-38 weeks gestation, where twin A is head down, does a policy of planned caesarean section (CS) lower the likelihood of death or serious illness, during the first...
Twin-twin transfusion syndrome is one of the most severe complication in monochorionic twin pregnancies and can cause severe impairment of fetal and neonatal outcome. In severe TTTS the fe...
Passage of blood from one fetus to another via an arteriovenous communication or other shunt, in a monozygotic twin pregnancy. It results in anemia in one twin and polycythemia in the other. (Lee et al., Wintrobe's Clinical Hematology, 9th ed, p737-8)
The condition of carrying TWINS simultaneously.
Proteins produced by organs of the mother or the PLACENTA during PREGNANCY. These proteins may be pregnancy-specific (present only during pregnancy) or pregnancy-associated (present during pregnancy or under other conditions such as hormone therapy or certain malignancies.)
The separation of individuals or groups resulting in the lack of or minimizing of social contact and/or communication. This separation may be accomplished by physical separation, by social barriers and by psychological mechanisms. In the latter, there may be interaction but no real communication.
Methods of detecting genetic etiology in human traits. The basic premise of twin studies is that monozygotic twins, being formed by the division of a single fertilized ovum, carry identical genes, while dizygotic twins, being formed by the fertilization of two ova by two different spermatozoa, are genetically no more similar than two siblings born after separate pregnancies. (Last, J.M., A Dictionary of Epidemiology, 2d ed)
Obstetrics and gynaecology
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