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Twin-to-Twin Transfusion Syndrome

Twin-to-Twin Transfusion Syndrome is a topic covered in the Pediatric Surgery NaT.

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Twin-to-twin transfusion syndrome is a condition seen in monochorionic diamniotic gestations, that is twins with a single placenta, but separate amniotic sacs. The monochorionic twins develop an unbalanced transfusion via shared placental vessels.

see also Laser Ablation of Placental Vesselsand Fetal Radio Frequency Ablation

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Last updated: July 24, 2017


Waldhausen, John, et al., editors. "Twin-to-Twin Transfusion Syndrome." Pediatric Surgery NaT, American Pediatric Surgical Association, 2017. APSA Webapp, www.pedsurglibrary.com/apsa/view/Pediatric-Surgery-NaT/829034/all/Twin_to_Twin_Transfusion_Syndrome.
Twin-to-Twin Transfusion Syndrome. In: Waldhausen J, Powell D, Hirschl R, eds. Pediatric Surgery NaT. American Pediatric Surgical Association; 2017. https://www.pedsurglibrary.com/apsa/view/Pediatric-Surgery-NaT/829034/all/Twin_to_Twin_Transfusion_Syndrome. Accessed June 16, 2019.
Twin-to-Twin Transfusion Syndrome. (2017). In Waldhausen, J., Powell, D., & Hirschl, R. (Eds.), Pediatric Surgery NaT. Available from https://www.pedsurglibrary.com/apsa/view/Pediatric-Surgery-NaT/829034/all/Twin_to_Twin_Transfusion_Syndrome
Twin-to-Twin Transfusion Syndrome [Internet]. In: Waldhausen J, Powell D, Hirschl R, editors. Pediatric Surgery NaT. American Pediatric Surgical Association; 2017. [cited 2019 June 16]. Available from: https://www.pedsurglibrary.com/apsa/view/Pediatric-Surgery-NaT/829034/all/Twin_to_Twin_Transfusion_Syndrome.
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