septuplets


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septuplets

Obstetrics Seven babies born at the same time to the same mother. See Higher multiple pregnancies.
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It isn't a joke when people say enjoy them, because it happens so quickly," the Daily Mail quoted Bobbi as saying during a preview for an interview on NBC documentary America's Septuplets Turn 13.
Khamis, 27, gave birth to the septuplets, which specialists say are a rare case, in a Caesarian section at the end of the eighth month of her pregnancy.
The society supplied D'Arcy with the transcript of Synderman's 1997 report on the septuplets.
Most extremely high-order multiples, like the McCaughey septuplets, occur when the woman is given fertility drugs and her doctor fails to recognize how many eggs she has produced.
We also need clear recommendations from a responsible group about how to prevent extreme cases of higher-order multiples from ovulation induction such as the catastrophic delivery of septuplets in Northern Virginia.
Karen Drake, were the perinatologists who delivered the McCaughey septuplets--the first septuplets to all be delivered alive.
THE mother of the three-minute septuplets has had her first glimpse of her babies.
A SET of septuplets were delivered in just three minutes yesterday - by 24 doctors.
Other current events listed have included: the Septuplets, the Nanny Trial, and John Denver.
Media and public fascination with the McCaughey septuplets and the Chukwu octuplets has reinforced a misperception that multiple births of this magnitude are a regular result of infertility treatment.
Just as what is significant in The Disciplined Mind is not new, so its particular novelty - that architectonic of trios, quartets, sextuplets, and septuplets of principle, intelligences, and entry points and all the rest - is not terribly significant.