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The influence of chorionicity and gestational age at single fetal loss on the risk of preterm birth in twin pregnancies: analysis of the STORK multiple pregnancy cohort

Abstract:

Objective

Single intrauterine death (sIUD) in twin pregnancy is associated with a significant risk of cotwin demise and preterm birth (PTB), especially in monochorionic (MC) twins. However, it is yet to be established whether the gestational age at loss may influence the pregnancy outcome. The aim of this study was to explore the risk of PTB according to the gestational age at diagnosis of sIUD.

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This was a cohort study of all twin pregnancies booked for an...

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Publication status:
Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1002/uog.17426

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Role:
Contributor
Publisher:
Wiley Publisher's website
Journal:
Ultrasound in Obstetrics & Gynecology Journal website
Volume:
50
Issue:
6
Pages:
723-727
Publication date:
2017-02-02
Acceptance date:
2017-01-27
DOI:
EISSN:
1469-0705
ISSN:
0960-7692
Pubs id:
pubs:812859
URN:
uri:1eecca50-1e36-452d-b7b6-fcfee20a6dfa
UUID:
uuid:1eecca50-1e36-452d-b7b6-fcfee20a6dfa
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pubs:812859

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