Acardiac twin.

  title={Acardiac twin.},
  author={Athita Chanthasenanont and Densak Pongrojpaw},
  journal={Journal of the Medical Association of Thailand = Chotmaihet thangphaet},
  volume={88 11},
Acardiac twin is a rare complication of monozygotic twin pregnancies occurring in 1% of monochorionic twin gestations with an incidence of 1 in 35,000 births. Without treatment, the perinatal mortality of the pump twin is about 50-70%. The optimal management of acardiac twin pregnancies is controversial. Management options include elective termination… CONTINUE READING