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Single fetal death in twin gestations.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  22752835     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
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Abstract Twin pregnancies are at higher risk for fetal mortality when compared with singleton pregnancies. Single fetal demise occurs in 3.7-6.8% of all twin pregnancies and considerably increases the complication rate in the co-twin including fetal loss, premature delivery, and end-organ damage. In this review, we summarize the current information on the etiology of single twin demise, the pathophysiology of injury to the surviving twin, and the preventive and secondary management strategies.
Authors:
Isaac Blickstein; Sharon Perlman
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article     Date:  2012-06-30
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of perinatal medicine     Volume:  0     ISSN:  1619-3997     ISO Abbreviation:  J Perinat Med     Publication Date:  2012  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2012-07-03     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0361031     Medline TA:  J Perinat Med     Country:  Germany    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  1-5     Citation Subset:  IM    
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