diamniotic


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diamniotic

 [di″am-ne-ot´ik]
having or developing within separate amniotic cavities, as diamniotic twins.

di·am·ni·ot·ic

(dī'am-nē-ot'ik),
Exhibiting two amniotic sacs.
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Initial ultrasound examination revealed a 19-week monochorionic diamniotic twins gestation.
With informed consent, we recruited 8 twin pregnancies, including 4 sets of DCDA twins, 3 sets of monochorionic diamniotic (MCDA) twins, and 1 set of monochorionic monoamniotic (MCMA) twins (Table 1).
In April 2015 a case of dichorionic diamniotic twin delivery presented at Shifa International Hospital in a multigravida (G 6 P 3+2) mother.
Boy K's mother was referred to Maternal Fetal Medicine for previous dichorionic diamniotic twin gestation with demise of one twin at 8 weeks gestation and maternal anti-e, anti-K1 (Kell), and anti-C antibodies discovered during the prenatal antibody screen.
Dichorionic twins are, by default, diamniotic. After the anatomic survey, growth surveillance should be conducted approximately every 4 weeks.
Chorionicity was classified as: dichorionic diamniotic (DCDA), monochorionic diamniotic (MCDA) and monochorionic monoamniotic (MCMA).
Cases of both monochorionic diamniotic and dichorionic diamniotic twin pregnancies were included.
Twin-twin transfusion syndrome (TTTS), which is a serious complication in monochorionic diamniotic twins (MCDA-T), involves unequal blood flow via the placental vascular anastomoses from the donor to the recipient twin.
A 23-year-old primigravida with a dichorionic diamniotic twin pregnancy following IVF-ET first presented at our hospital at 9 weeks of gestation in June, 2014.