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A 34-year-old female asked:

My mother is a twin (b/g), i am a triplet (b/b/g), my husband is a twin (b/b). no use of fertility drugs. what are my odds of conceiving multiples?

2 doctor answers2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Sunnie Skiles
Pediatrics 34 years experience
?: HIGH! Be on the safe side and have a couple of baby showers.
Dr. Brad Goldenberg
Pediatrics 36 years experience
Greatly increased: With that much positive family I you and your husband's families, there is at the least an increased chance of multiple births since they were conceived naturally. A late first trimester ultrasound will confirm your thoughts. Be prepared for a happy surprise !

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Last updated Aug 17, 2014

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