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Addressing the dramatic rise in multiple pregnancies.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  10780188     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Practitioners of reproductive medicine have come under scrutiny and criticism because of the sharp increase in multi-fetal gestations during the past two decades. Several factors contribute to the problem. However, the negative consequences of multiple pregnancy are now generally acknowledged, and active efforts toward a solution are underway.
M A Fritz
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Hospital practice (1995)     Volume:  35     ISSN:  2154-8331     ISO Abbreviation:  Hosp Pract (1995)     Publication Date:  2000 Apr 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2000-05-09     Completed Date:  2000-05-09     Revised Date:  2013-04-10    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  101268948     Medline TA:  Hosp Pract (1995)     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  124-6, 129-30, 133-4     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
Department of Obstetrics-Gynecology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill School of Medicine, USA.
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MeSH Terms
Chorionic Gonadotropin / therapeutic use*
Fertilization in Vitro / methods*
Infertility / therapy*
Insurance Coverage
Insurance, Health
Middle Aged
Pregnancy, Multiple* / statistics & numerical data
United States
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Chorionic Gonadotropin

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