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Twins born following assisted reproductive technology: perinatal outcome and admission to hospital.

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BACKGROUND: Compared with spontaneously conceived (SC) singletons, adverse perinatal outcome, neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) admission and hospital admission in infancy are more common in those born following Assisted Reproductive Technology (ART). Similar comparisons for twins have shown conflicting results. METHODS: We investigated perinatal outcome and hospital admission during the first 3 years of life for all twin children born in Western Australia between 1994 and 2000 [700 ART, 4...

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10.1093/humrep/dep173

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Petterson, B More by this author
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, NPEU
de Klerk, N More by this author
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Journal:
Human reproduction (Oxford, England)
Volume:
24
Issue:
9
Pages:
2321-2331
Publication date:
2009-09-05
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EISSN:
1460-2350
ISSN:
0268-1161
URN:
uuid:398a3d04-9ccc-442e-a422-9fc678818d44
Source identifiers:
236762
Local pid:
pubs:236762

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