A 33-year-old member asked:
What are the risks of genetic amniocentesis in twins?
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Obstetrics and Gynecology 29 years experience
Low, but....: Amniocentesis is invasive, and the risk of ruptured membranes, and possible miscarriage, is at the rate of 1/110-1/200. There is the risk of misinformation by not sampling one, or both, of the sacs, as well.
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Last updated Sep 28, 2016
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