Laser therapy for twin-to-twin transfusion syndrome (TTTS).

@article{Chalouhi2011LaserTF,
  title={Laser therapy for twin-to-twin transfusion syndrome (TTTS).},
  author={Gihad E Chalouhi and Mohammed Essaoui and J{\'e}r{\^o}me Stirnemann and Thibault Quibel and Benjamin Deloison and Lotan Salomon and Yves Ville},
  journal={Prenatal diagnosis},
  year={2011},
  volume={31 7},
  pages={637-46}
}
Monochorionic twins are subjected to specific complications which originate in either imbalance or abnormality of the single placenta serving two twins including twin-to-twin transfusion syndrome. The diagnosis is well established in overt clinical forms with the association of polyuric polyhydramnios and oliguric oligohydramnios. The best treatment of cases presenting before 26 weeks of gestion is fetoscopic laser ablation of the intertwin anastomoses on the chorionic plate. Although subjected… CONTINUE READING
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