Category Archives: Multiple Gestation

Embryo Reduction. Management

Management Antenatal management should include attention to nutrition, avoidance of strenuous physical activity, frequent prenatal visits, and counseling on symptoms of preterm labor, PROM, and hypertensive disorders of pregnancy. Ultrasound assessment of fetal growth and amniotic fluid volume should be

Multiple Gestation

Multiple gestation occurs in about 1.5% of all births. Multiple pregnancies of greater than three constitute a relatively small component of the total; however, these numbers are increasing as a result of the widespread use of assisted reproductive technologies. Twins