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What are the risks of having a multiple-fetus pregnancy?

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Dr. Philip Chenette
Fertility Medicine
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In brief: Risks of multiples

The risks of multiples are sobering.
There is a higher risk of preterm labor and birth defects. Cerebral palsy is 6 times more common with multiples. High blood pressure and diabetes are common.

In brief: Risks of multiples

The risks of multiples are sobering.
There is a higher risk of preterm labor and birth defects. Cerebral palsy is 6 times more common with multiples. High blood pressure and diabetes are common.
Dr. Philip Chenette
Dr. Philip Chenette
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Dr. Selwyn Oskowitz
Fertility Medicine

In brief: Serious risk

Serios risks to mom - eg blood pressure ; diabetes ; premature delivery; babioes born prematurely can have learning disorders; seizure abnormalities ; best to have one babay at a time ; other ]wise very close attention by OB doc.
- but mnay twins ; triplets etc many of the babieswill do ok

In brief: Serious risk

Serios risks to mom - eg blood pressure ; diabetes ; premature delivery; babioes born prematurely can have learning disorders; seizure abnormalities ; best to have one babay at a time ; other ]wise very close attention by OB doc.
- but mnay twins ; triplets etc many of the babieswill do ok
Dr. Selwyn Oskowitz
Dr. Selwyn Oskowitz
Thank
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