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Do twins born early have a higher risk of asthma or other problems?
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Dr. Nikolaos Zacharias
Obstetrics & Gynecology - Maternal Fetal Medicine
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In brief: Yes.
All preemies have increased risk for asthma, chronic lung disease, allergies, poor concentration and growth.
Twins are no different.

In brief: Yes.
All preemies have increased risk for asthma, chronic lung disease, allergies, poor concentration and growth.
Twins are no different.
Dr. Nikolaos Zacharias
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