Maternal and neonatal outcome of twin pregnancies complicated by single fetal death.

@article{Axt1999MaternalAN,
  title={Maternal and neonatal outcome of twin pregnancies complicated by single fetal death.},
  author={R. Axt and Douglas J. Mink and Joachim Hendrik and Kubilay Ertan and M von Blohn and Werner Schmidt},
  journal={Journal of perinatal medicine},
  year={1999},
  volume={27 3},
  pages={221-7}
}
OBJECTIVE To study the maternal and neonatal outcome of twin pregnancies complicated by the intrauterine death of one fetus after 20 weeks of gestation. DESIGN Retrospective, observational study of 7 twin pregnancies out of 185 twin pregnancies with the diagnosis of a single intrauterine death over a 5-years period in a university hospital. RESULTS The incidence of single fetal death in twin gestation after 20 weeks was 3.8% in the study population with a high incidence of intrauterine… CONTINUE READING