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Multiple Pregnancy

New Challenges

Edited by Julio Elito Jr.

Federal University of Sao Paulo

Multiple Pregnancy - New Challenges is a comprehensive book, written in an organized and concise format. The book offers an immersion into multiple pregnancy. Each chapter presents the reader with various important issues related to the subject matter. The book covers all spectrums of multiple pregnancy such as epidemiology, etiology, diagnosis, prenatal care, unique complications in monochorionic pregnancies, preterm birth and mode of delivery. Through its 10 chapters the book contemplates the most relevant aspects of multiple pregnancy. Authors from all over the world have contributed to this book, bringing the best from their research experiences. The book give the reader a state-of-the-art update of multiple pregnancy.

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Multiple PregnancyNew ChallengesEdited by Julio Elito Jr.

Published: January 30th 2019

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.73973

ISBN: 978-1-78985-080-2

Print ISBN: 978-1-78985-079-6

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83881-764-0

Copyright year: 2019

Books open for chapter submissions

10625 Total Chapter Downloads

4 Crossref Citations

2 Web of Science Citations

8 Dimensions Citations


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1. Historical Studies of Hellin’s Law

By Johan Fellman


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2. Twinning as an Evolved Age-Dependent Physiological Mechanism: Evidence from Large Brazilian Samples

By Marco Varella, Eloisa Fernandes, Jonas Arantes, Tiziana Acquaviva, Tania Lucci, Rafael Hsu, Vinicius David, Vera Bussab, Jaroslava Valentova, Nancy Segal and Emma Otta


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3. Judicious Fertility Treatment to Minimise the Risk of Multiple Pregnancy

By Fiona Langdon and Roger Hart


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4. Early Pregnancy Ultrasound Assessment of Multiple Pregnancy

By Panagiotis Antsaklis, Maria Papamichail, Marianna Theodora, Michael Syndos and George Daskalakis


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5. Prenatal Attachment in Twin Pregnancy

By Chiara Ionio, Eleonora Mascheroni, Caterina Colombo and Gianluca Lista


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6. Multiple Pregnancy in Women of Advanced Reproductive Age

By Laura Pérez Martín and Duna Trobo Marina


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7. Complications in Monochorionic Pregnancies

By Bruno Rodrigues Toneto


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8. Quadruplets and Quintuplets

By Stelios Fiorentzis, Styliani Salta, Michail Pargianas, Artemis Pontikaki, Dimitrios P. Koutsoulis, Christodoulos Akrivis, Dimitrios Akrivis and Ioannis Kosmas


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9. Preterm Birth in Twins

By Marcelo Santucci Franca, Tatiana E. N. K. Hamamoto and Antônio Fernandes Moron


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10. Time and Mode of Delivery in Twin Pregnancies

By Eduardo Félix Martins Santana, Vivian Melo Corrêa, Isabela Bottura and José Pedro Parise Filho


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