U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
Otto, NC
A 29-year-old female asked:

I am 29, 17 weeks pregnant with twins. i had my penta screen and results came back with 1:89 pseudo risk for twins. is this reliable with multiples?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Kenneth Crabb
Obstetrics & Gynecology 47 years experience
Probably: Please discuss this with you obstetrician. The penta test is only a screen. Further testing needs to be done to fully evaluate your babies' condition(s).

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Educational text
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits - just $39!
50% off with $15/month membership
Last updated May 22, 2015


Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.