Mary D’Alton

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Triplet pregnancy

Triplet Pregnancy 1. What every clinician should know A. Clinical features and incidence In the United States, as in many other developed nations, the number of multiple births has risen dramatically over the past 3 decades, with a quadrupling of triplet births. The rate of triplet and higher-order multifetal gestations has increased by over 400%…

IUFD of one twin

Intrauterine fetal demise of one twin 1. What every clinician should know Multifetal pregnancies are associated with a higher risk of perinatal morbidity and mortality when compared with singleton pregnancies. The incidence of single fetal death in twin pregnancies is 2.5% to 5.0 % as compared to 0.3% to 0.6% in singletons. Intrauterine fetal demise…

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