Evie-Mae and Lily-Beth Rabey from Par, Cornwall were born last June at 28 weeks due to stage 3 twin-twin transfusion syndrome
The teacher is now hoping to raise awareness of pre-eclampsia and twin-twin transfusion syndrome
through her own traumatic experiences.
Bernadette Murphy's two children suffered from a rare condition called twin-twin transfusion syndrome
Twin-Twin Transfusion syndrome
(TTTS) is a complication of MC twin pregnancies and foetoscopic laser photocoagulation is one of the treatment options; however, laser surgery increases the risk of abortion/preterm delivery.
Screening for twin-twin transfusion syndrome
at 11-14 weeks of pregnancy: the key role ofductus venosus blood flow assessment.
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Twin-twin transfusion syndrome
: Where do we go from here?
Specific complications of monochorionic twin pregnancies: twin-twin transfusion syndrome
and twin reversed arterial perfusion sequence.
Colour-dye stained twin-twin transfusion syndrome
placenta that was treated using the standard technique.
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In our case, the poor outcome was due to the early gestational age, possible twin-twin transfusion syndrome
and severe cord entanglement which resulted in death as has been reported previously.