Chapter

Twinning

Lewis B. Holmes

in Common Malformations

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print October 2011 | ISBN: 9780195136029
Published online October 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780199975167 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780195136029.003.0024
Twinning

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This chapter presents four examples of twin-associated major malformations: acardia, conjoined twins, sirenomelia and twin-twin transfusion, and includes information on definition, appearance, associated malformations, developmental defect, prevalence, genetic factors, environmental factors, treatment and prognosis, and genetic counselling.

Chapter.  10949 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Clinical Genetics ; Neonatology

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