Antenatal diagnosis and prognosis of conjoined twins--a case report.

@article{en2003AntenatalDA,
  title={Antenatal diagnosis and prognosis of conjoined twins--a case report.},
  author={Cihat Şen and Ebru Çelik and Asli Vural and Kumral Kepkep},
  journal={Journal of perinatal medicine},
  year={2003},
  volume={31 5},
  pages={427-30}
}
In this report, two conjoined twin cases that were diagnosed at the 19th and 25th week of gestational age are reported. In the first case the pregnancy was terminated because of the very poor prognosis. In the second case the decision was made to continue the pregnancy after counseling explaining the possibility of a separation procedure with good prognosis being carried out after birth. The babies were delivered at 38 weeks of gestation and the separation procedure was carried out at ten… CONTINUE READING

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