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Dr. James Dukelow
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Pregnancy (Definition)

When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...Read more


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Two days ago I went to A&E with heavy red bleeding w/ clots at 5 weeks pregnant. Dx as miscarriage. Could it miscarried only a twin? hcg dropped to 9

Two days ago I went to A&E with heavy red bleeding w/ clots at 5 weeks pregnant. Dx as miscarriage. Could it miscarried only a twin? hcg dropped to 9

Ultrasound needed: An ultrasound can tell you and the MD whether there is any fetal material left inside the uterus post miscarriage.You are also anemic and will need iron replacement therapy. ...Read more

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Does in veto mostly come out multiples? What's the percent of me getting pregnant with more than one child by going to a fertility clinic ...I have 2 children already( not twins) my dad is a twin and my mother got pregnant with twins twice but miscarried

Does in veto mostly come out multiples? What's the percent of me getting pregnant with more than one child by going to a fertility clinic ...I have 2 children already( not twins)  my dad is a twin and my mother got pregnant with twins twice but miscarried

Hello. : Hello. There seems to be some variability to the statistics. With Clomid (clomiphene) there is reported to be a 5 to 12 percent chance of twins. With in vitro fertilization (ivf), the odds could increase to 20 to 40 percent, depending on the number of embryos used. However, before fooling around with mother nature, think about what will you will do if your become pregnant with triplets or quads. Take care. ...Read more

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Is twin pregnants often miscarry and why?

Is twin pregnants often miscarry and why?

Hope my answer helps: Twins are 2 embryos implanting. The risk of miscarriage with one embryo implanting ia approximately 15% and with 2 embryos this risk is bound to double. In addition, some of the twin pregnancies are from cleavage of 1 embryo that is associated with errors such as unequal DNA material in the 2 embryos. This results in miscarriage in most instances as a protective mechanism. Good Luck! ...Read more

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Is it possible to miscarry 1 twin and whilst pregnant with the other you hpt says negative even though it was positive when u were carrying two babies?

Is it possible to miscarry 1 twin and whilst pregnant with the other you hpt says negative even though it was positive when u were carrying two babies?

Twin survival: It is possible for one twin to be aborted(miscarried) and the other survive, but usually the deceased twin stays in utero at an early embryonic stage. And is "resorbed." a serial(more than one ) beta HCG titer and ultrasound are done in these and similar circumstances to confirm an empty uterus. ...Read more

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Does twin miscarriage considers as two miscarriages?

Does twin miscarriage considers as two miscarriages?

Unfortunate : Unfortunate event, miscarriage is miscarriage with one or two , if you want more descriptive you can say twin miscarriage ...Read more

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At 9.5 weeks with twins, heartbeats were 167 and babies are 2.7cm & 3cm. At this point, what are the chances of miscarrying one or both twins?

At 9.5 weeks with twins, heartbeats were 167 and babies are 2.7cm & 3cm. At this point, what are the chances of miscarrying one or both twins?

Chances are lower: Obviously twins are a higher risk for complications than a single gestation but with 2 very healthy heartbeats you certainly can breathe somewhat easier. Your OB will go over with you risks of twins at the various gestational ages but i would try to relax at this point. ...Read more

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What are the signs of early miscarriage of twins?

What are the signs of early miscarriage of twins?

Same: They are no different, but may occur slightly earlier. Most common symptom is cramping. ...Read more

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Is it possible to be pregnant with twins and have a miscarriage with one?

Is it possible to be pregnant with twins and have a miscarriage  with one?

Yes: If this happens, it most commonly happens very early in the pregnancy. A completely healthy baby can still be born, even if its twin was lost early on. ...Read more

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I recently lost twins due to a miscarriage and i was wondering is it possible to get pregnant with twins again?

I recently lost twins due to a miscarriage and i was wondering is it possible to get pregnant with twins again?

Yes: Yes, it is possible. I am sorry fro your loss. Multiple gestation patients who have twinning in their families are more likely to have a subsequent multiple gestation future pregnancy. Take 3 months to grieve and restore the substances lost (blood etc.) before trying to get pregnant again. ...Read more

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My wife was pregnant with twins she was having a boy and a girl but she miscarriaged the girl last night, what should we be concerned about?

My wife was pregnant with twins she was having a boy and a girl but she miscarriaged the girl last night, what should we be concerned about?

Pre-term delivery: I'm sorry to hear that your wife miscarried one of the twins. :( The biggest worry when one twin miscarriages is that the second twin will also miscarry or deliver early. Hopefully, this was a pregnancy with two sacs and the membranes of the remaining twin are in-tact. The answer depends on the gestational age; if the twins were identical or not; and many other factors. Ask your ob! ...Read more

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Is it possible to have one miscarried one identical twin but the other survived?

Loss of one twin: It is possible to have lost a twin and carry the other twin to viability. Identical twins can be carried in two amniotic bags or one. When there are two it is possible to have the lose of one and carry the other twin to viability ...Read more

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Want are chances for miscarriage of one baby with twins?

Want are chances for miscarriage of one baby with twins?

About 30%: 25-30% of twin pregnancies will reduce to one naturally. In addition there is a 5% risk of loss after 20 weeks. I know that is scary but keep in mind that a normal single pregnancy has about the same risk of miscarriage. ...Read more

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Can you conceive twins after twin miscarriage?

Can you conceive twins after twin miscarriage?

Yes: There is no relaationships between the two. Twins are related to the eggs or fertility treatment and one pregnancy is really independant of another. ...Read more

Dr. Seth Derman
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Miscarriage (Definition)

A "lay" term for early pregnancy loss usually prior to the second trimester. Physician's use the term "spontaneous abortion" to describe these events, but the word "abortion" in lay use has come to connote only ...Read more


Dr. Gerard Honore
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Pregnancy Loss (Definition)

Pregnancy loss = unintended loss of a pregnancy which could result ...Read more