Medical Definition of Multiple gestation

1. Incidence: 1% of all births, twins in 1:85; triplets in 1:85x85; etc, uterus large for dates, may have elevated hCG, hPL, and aFP, at risk for IUGR: monochorionic-monoamniotic more than , monochorionic-diamniotic more than , dichorionic-diamniotic findings: 2 placentas indicate dichorionic-diamniotic, 1 placenta indicates monochorionic pregnancy or dichorionic pregnancy with fused placenta, separating membranes confirms diamniotic pregnancy (12 Dec 1998)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Multiple Gestation

multiple endocrine neoplasia 2
multiple endocrine neoplasia 3
multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1
multiple endocrine neoplasia type 2
multiple endocrine neoplasia type 2a
multiple epiphysial dysplasia
multiple exostosis
multiple expansion
multiple expansions
multiple exposure
multiple fission
multiple fracture
multiple fruit
multiple fruits
multiple gestation (current term)
multiple glandular deficiency syndrome
multiple hamartoma syndrome
multiple idiopathic haemorrhagic sarcoma
multiple infection
multiple inheritance
multiple intestinal polyposis
multiple lentigines syndrome
multiple level
multiple levels
multiple lipoprotein-type hyperlipidaemia
multiple mononeuropathy
multiple mucosal neuroma syndrome
multiple myeloma
multiple myelomatosis

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