Analysis of multiple births in Japan II. Weight at birth of triplets and quadruplets

@article{Asaka1980AnalysisOM,
  title={Analysis of multiple births in Japan II. Weight at birth of triplets and quadruplets},
  author={Akio Asaka and Yoko Imaizumi and Eiji Inouye},
  journal={Japanese Journal of Human Genetics},
  year={1980},
  volume={25},
  pages={207-211}
}
SummaryBirth weight of 124 sets of triplets and 7 sets of quadruplets was analysed in relation to survival states, sex and birth order. Mean birth weight was higher in live, births than in stillbirths in both triplet and quadruplet individuals. Males had higher mean birth weight than females among live born triplets and among live and still born quadruplets… CONTINUE READING