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  • pair
  • The association between global DNA methylation and IR was examined using generalized estimating equation GEE and within-twin pair analyses, adjusting for potential confounders. (duhnnae.com)

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  • amniotic sac
  • Monoamniotic twins develop when an embryo does not split until after formation of the amniotic sac, at about 9-13 days after fertilization. (wikipedia.org)
  • Women who smoke during pregnancy are about twice as likely to experience the following pregnancy complications: premature rupture of membranes, which means that the amniotic sac will rupture prematurely, and will induce labour before the baby is fully developed. (wikipedia.org)
  • ovum
  • However, if an ovum is released after the female was already impregnated when previously ovulating, a chance of a second pregnancy occurs, albeit at a different stage of development. (wikipedia.org)
  • birth
  • Some moms make videos of their entire twin pregnancy timeline via their growing bellies, and some, from the time they find out until after birth! (twin-pregnancy-and-beyond.com)
  • Many people opt for the transfer of a single embryo so that the birth of twins or multiple births can be avoided in the cycle. (drmalpani.com)
  • However, the risk of giving birth to twin babies can easily be outweighed by the sheer joy and benefits that it bestows on the infertile couple, as they get two babies at the same time. (drmalpani.com)
  • On the other hand, there are many clinics who advocate single embryo transfer or SET, as they believe that the risk to the baby ( primarily that of preterm labour and low birth weight ) is greater in the case of twins. (drmalpani.com)
  • citation needed] In human medicine, "gravidity" refers to the number of times a woman has been pregnant, regardless of whether the pregnancies were interrupted or resulted in a live birth. (wikipedia.org)
  • Additionally, entanglement may cause one twin to become stuck in the birth canal during labor and expulsion. (wikipedia.org)
  • Smoking during pregnancy can result in lower birth weight as well as deformities in the baby. (wikipedia.org)
  • These changes can be altered by using hormonal birth control to prevent pregnancy. (wikipedia.org)
  • A multiple birth is the culmination of one multiple pregnancy, wherein the mother delivers two or more offspring. (wikipedia.org)
  • The human twin birth rate in the United States, rose 76% from 1980 through 2009, from 18.9 to 33.3 per 1,000 births. (wikipedia.org)
  • The rules followed by the Tripuris are: Lineage Property ownership Right to property in early era Right to property in the present day Marriage system as a whole Traditional dress Prohibition in pregnancy Birth rituals Abul suhmani Death rituals Purification bath The lineage in Tripuri is called sandai or bosong. (wikipedia.org)
  • fetuses
  • Growth discordance in twin pregnancies is diagnosed when there is a difference of 25% between the two fetuses. (thefreelibrary.com)
  • Another possibility to be aware of is known as "vanishing twin syndrome," which is when there are two fetuses, but one disappears before gestation is complete. (modernmom.com)
  • weeks
  • Hi Ladies, I'm 10 weeks along with twins and I want to make sure I have a healthy and calorie-appropriate diet for my babies during my pregnancy. (dailystrength.org)
  • My twins were born at 37 weeks via c-section because they were both breech (no other complications). (cafemom.com)
  • From my experience i can tell you I was still talking to my doctor about the possibility of a vaginal with the twins at 34 weeks if they would turn, but by 36 weeks I really didn't care how they came out so long as they got out safely. (cafemom.com)
  • I was in my pre-pregnancy clothes (albeit with a collection of stretchmarks, but such is life) by six weeks postpartum. (twin-pregnancy-and-beyond.com)
  • I am 14 1/2 weeks pregnant with twins. (twin-pregnancy-and-beyond.com)
  • The doctor told me by feeling my stomach that I was no longer than 10 weeks along in the pregnancy. (medhelp.org)
  • Twin pregnancy continuing beyond 38 weeks. (wikipedia.org)
  • A woman who has never carried a pregnancy beyond 20 weeks is nulliparous, and is called a nullipara or para 0. (wikipedia.org)
  • The obstetric history of a woman who has had four pregnancies, one of which was a miscarriage before 20 weeks, would be noted as G4P3A1 (in the UK this is written as G4P3+1). (wikipedia.org)
  • When reported, the "abortions" number refers to the total number of spontaneous or induced abortions and miscarriages, except ectopic pregnancies, prior to 20 weeks. (wikipedia.org)
  • It can show the lack of a membrane between the twins after a couple of weeks' gestation, when the membrane would be visible if present. (wikipedia.org)
  • Multiple pregnancies are much less likely to carry to full term than single births, with twin pregnancies lasting on average 37 weeks, three weeks less than full term. (wikipedia.org)
  • Established guidelines recommend that caesarean sections not be used before 39 weeks of pregnancy without a medical reason. (wikipedia.org)
  • births
  • If you are a twin or there are numerous twin births on your side of the family tree, your chances of conceiving twins may be greater than a woman who doesn't have twins in her family. (modernmom.com)
  • IVF twin births are becoming a very common feature among those who go through the IVF procedures. (drmalpani.com)
  • Twins are by far the most common form of multiple births in humans. (wikipedia.org)
  • The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention report more than 132,000 sets of twins out of 3.9 million births of all kinds each year, about 3.4%, or 1 in 30. (wikipedia.org)
  • uterus
  • The amount of weight you gain and size of your uterus, as measured by the outward appearance of the "baby belly," can be another indication of a twin pregnancy, especially for first-time mothers. (modernmom.com)
  • Women who have previously been pregnant may show sooner than the first pregnancy because the uterus has already been stretched. (modernmom.com)
  • The menstrual cycle is the regular natural change that occurs in the female reproductive system (specifically the uterus and ovaries) that makes pregnancy possible. (wikipedia.org)
  • The cycle is required for the production of ovocytes, and for the preparation of the uterus for pregnancy. (wikipedia.org)
  • citation needed] GTD can simulate pregnancy, because the uterus may contain fetal tissue, albeit abnormal. (wikipedia.org)
  • utero
  • If one twin dies in utero, blood accumulates in that twin's body, causing exsanguination of the remaining twin. (wikipedia.org)
  • However, males are also more susceptible than females to die in utero, and since the death rate in utero is higher for twins, it leads to female twins being more common than male twins. (wikipedia.org)
  • embryo
  • However, with modern advanced technology, there is a much higher chance of pregnancy even with a single embryo. (drmalpani.com)
  • You can opt for a single embryo transfer to have a safer pregnancy. (drmalpani.com)
  • Under the influence of progesterone, the uterine lining changes to prepare for potential implantation of an embryo to establish a pregnancy. (wikipedia.org)
  • Fetal
  • Causes of mortality and morbidity include: Cord entanglement: The close proximity and absence of amniotic membrane separating the two umbilical cords makes it particularly easy for the twins to become entangled in each other's cords, hindering fetal movement and development. (wikipedia.org)
  • Cord compression: One twin may compress the other's umbilical cord, potentially stopping the flow of nutrients and blood and resulting in fetal death. (wikipedia.org)
  • Sulindac has been used experimentally in some monoamniotic twins, lowering the amount of amniotic fluid and thereby inhibiting fetal movement. (wikipedia.org)
  • Regular and aggressive fetal monitoring is recommended for cases of monoamniotic twins to look for cord entanglement beginning after viability. (wikipedia.org)
  • This tissue may grow at the same rate as a normal pregnancy, and produces chorionic gonadotropin, a hormone which is measured to monitor fetal well-being. (wikipedia.org)
  • babies
  • a stay-at-home mom of three who's expecting twins, on her exciting journey from bump-to-babies. (cafemom.com)
  • Superfecundation is the fertilization of two or more ova from the same cycle by sperm from separate acts of sexual intercourse, which can lead to twin babies from two separate biological fathers. (wikipedia.org)
  • hormone
  • It also makes me uneasy that my doctor did not order any blood work to determine Pregnancy Hormone levels. (medhelp.org)
  • They ordered the pregnancy hormone 48 hour test to be done this week, and then they are going to do a second u/s a week from that appt. to see if there was any growth or heartbeats. (medhelp.org)
  • full term
  • I gained 25-30 lbs with my singleton and she was 8 lbs 11 oz so I'm hoping that since I've already gained 30 lbs the twins will be at least 6 lbs each at full term. (mothering.com)
  • high
  • If they are, the pregnancy is extremely high risk,'" she related. (sheknows.com)
  • Many women enter inpatient care, with continuous monitoring, preferably in the care of a perinatologist, an obstetrician that specialises in high risk pregnancies. (wikipedia.org)
  • childbirth
  • In remote corners of Africa, women have great difficulty accessing support in pregnancy and childbirth, often with tragic results. (medium.com)
  • In Malawi, a woman is 70 times more likely to die during pregnancy or childbirth than a woman in the UK - simply because they can't access or afford maternal care. (medium.com)
  • pair
  • The association between global DNA methylation and IR was examined using generalized estimating equation GEE and within-twin pair analyses, adjusting for potential confounders. (duhnnae.com)

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  • amniotic sac
  • Monoamniotic twins develop when an embryo does not split until after formation of the amniotic sac, at about 9-13 days after fertilization. (wikipedia.org)
  • Women who smoke during pregnancy are about twice as likely to experience the following pregnancy complications: premature rupture of membranes, which means that the amniotic sac will rupture prematurely, and will induce labour before the baby is fully developed. (wikipedia.org)
  • ovum
  • However, if an ovum is released after the female was already impregnated when previously ovulating, a chance of a second pregnancy occurs, albeit at a different stage of development. (wikipedia.org)
  • birth
  • Some moms make videos of their entire twin pregnancy timeline via their growing bellies, and some, from the time they find out until after birth! (twin-pregnancy-and-beyond.com)
  • Many people opt for the transfer of a single embryo so that the birth of twins or multiple births can be avoided in the cycle. (drmalpani.com)
  • However, the risk of giving birth to twin babies can easily be outweighed by the sheer joy and benefits that it bestows on the infertile couple, as they get two babies at the same time. (drmalpani.com)
  • On the other hand, there are many clinics who advocate single embryo transfer or SET, as they believe that the risk to the baby ( primarily that of preterm labour and low birth weight ) is greater in the case of twins. (drmalpani.com)
  • citation needed] In human medicine, "gravidity" refers to the number of times a woman has been pregnant, regardless of whether the pregnancies were interrupted or resulted in a live birth. (wikipedia.org)
  • Additionally, entanglement may cause one twin to become stuck in the birth canal during labor and expulsion. (wikipedia.org)
  • Smoking during pregnancy can result in lower birth weight as well as deformities in the baby. (wikipedia.org)
  • These changes can be altered by using hormonal birth control to prevent pregnancy. (wikipedia.org)
  • A multiple birth is the culmination of one multiple pregnancy, wherein the mother delivers two or more offspring. (wikipedia.org)
  • The human twin birth rate in the United States, rose 76% from 1980 through 2009, from 18.9 to 33.3 per 1,000 births. (wikipedia.org)
  • The rules followed by the Tripuris are: Lineage Property ownership Right to property in early era Right to property in the present day Marriage system as a whole Traditional dress Prohibition in pregnancy Birth rituals Abul suhmani Death rituals Purification bath The lineage in Tripuri is called sandai or bosong. (wikipedia.org)
  • fetuses
  • Growth discordance in twin pregnancies is diagnosed when there is a difference of 25% between the two fetuses. (thefreelibrary.com)
  • Another possibility to be aware of is known as "vanishing twin syndrome," which is when there are two fetuses, but one disappears before gestation is complete. (modernmom.com)
  • weeks
  • Hi Ladies, I'm 10 weeks along with twins and I want to make sure I have a healthy and calorie-appropriate diet for my babies during my pregnancy. (dailystrength.org)
  • My twins were born at 37 weeks via c-section because they were both breech (no other complications). (cafemom.com)
  • From my experience i can tell you I was still talking to my doctor about the possibility of a vaginal with the twins at 34 weeks if they would turn, but by 36 weeks I really didn't care how they came out so long as they got out safely. (cafemom.com)
  • I was in my pre-pregnancy clothes (albeit with a collection of stretchmarks, but such is life) by six weeks postpartum. (twin-pregnancy-and-beyond.com)
  • I am 14 1/2 weeks pregnant with twins. (twin-pregnancy-and-beyond.com)
  • The doctor told me by feeling my stomach that I was no longer than 10 weeks along in the pregnancy. (medhelp.org)
  • Twin pregnancy continuing beyond 38 weeks. (wikipedia.org)
  • A woman who has never carried a pregnancy beyond 20 weeks is nulliparous, and is called a nullipara or para 0. (wikipedia.org)
  • The obstetric history of a woman who has had four pregnancies, one of which was a miscarriage before 20 weeks, would be noted as G4P3A1 (in the UK this is written as G4P3+1). (wikipedia.org)
  • When reported, the "abortions" number refers to the total number of spontaneous or induced abortions and miscarriages, except ectopic pregnancies, prior to 20 weeks. (wikipedia.org)
  • It can show the lack of a membrane between the twins after a couple of weeks' gestation, when the membrane would be visible if present. (wikipedia.org)
  • Multiple pregnancies are much less likely to carry to full term than single births, with twin pregnancies lasting on average 37 weeks, three weeks less than full term. (wikipedia.org)
  • Established guidelines recommend that caesarean sections not be used before 39 weeks of pregnancy without a medical reason. (wikipedia.org)
  • births
  • If you are a twin or there are numerous twin births on your side of the family tree, your chances of conceiving twins may be greater than a woman who doesn't have twins in her family. (modernmom.com)
  • IVF twin births are becoming a very common feature among those who go through the IVF procedures. (drmalpani.com)
  • Twins are by far the most common form of multiple births in humans. (wikipedia.org)
  • The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention report more than 132,000 sets of twins out of 3.9 million births of all kinds each year, about 3.4%, or 1 in 30. (wikipedia.org)
  • uterus
  • The amount of weight you gain and size of your uterus, as measured by the outward appearance of the "baby belly," can be another indication of a twin pregnancy, especially for first-time mothers. (modernmom.com)
  • Women who have previously been pregnant may show sooner than the first pregnancy because the uterus has already been stretched. (modernmom.com)
  • The menstrual cycle is the regular natural change that occurs in the female reproductive system (specifically the uterus and ovaries) that makes pregnancy possible. (wikipedia.org)
  • The cycle is required for the production of ovocytes, and for the preparation of the uterus for pregnancy. (wikipedia.org)
  • citation needed] GTD can simulate pregnancy, because the uterus may contain fetal tissue, albeit abnormal. (wikipedia.org)
  • utero
  • If one twin dies in utero, blood accumulates in that twin's body, causing exsanguination of the remaining twin. (wikipedia.org)
  • However, males are also more susceptible than females to die in utero, and since the death rate in utero is higher for twins, it leads to female twins being more common than male twins. (wikipedia.org)
  • embryo
  • However, with modern advanced technology, there is a much higher chance of pregnancy even with a single embryo. (drmalpani.com)
  • You can opt for a single embryo transfer to have a safer pregnancy. (drmalpani.com)
  • Under the influence of progesterone, the uterine lining changes to prepare for potential implantation of an embryo to establish a pregnancy. (wikipedia.org)
  • Fetal
  • Causes of mortality and morbidity include: Cord entanglement: The close proximity and absence of amniotic membrane separating the two umbilical cords makes it particularly easy for the twins to become entangled in each other's cords, hindering fetal movement and development. (wikipedia.org)
  • Cord compression: One twin may compress the other's umbilical cord, potentially stopping the flow of nutrients and blood and resulting in fetal death. (wikipedia.org)
  • Sulindac has been used experimentally in some monoamniotic twins, lowering the amount of amniotic fluid and thereby inhibiting fetal movement. (wikipedia.org)
  • Regular and aggressive fetal monitoring is recommended for cases of monoamniotic twins to look for cord entanglement beginning after viability. (wikipedia.org)
  • This tissue may grow at the same rate as a normal pregnancy, and produces chorionic gonadotropin, a hormone which is measured to monitor fetal well-being. (wikipedia.org)
  • babies
  • a stay-at-home mom of three who's expecting twins, on her exciting journey from bump-to-babies. (cafemom.com)
  • Superfecundation is the fertilization of two or more ova from the same cycle by sperm from separate acts of sexual intercourse, which can lead to twin babies from two separate biological fathers. (wikipedia.org)
  • hormone
  • It also makes me uneasy that my doctor did not order any blood work to determine Pregnancy Hormone levels. (medhelp.org)
  • They ordered the pregnancy hormone 48 hour test to be done this week, and then they are going to do a second u/s a week from that appt. to see if there was any growth or heartbeats. (medhelp.org)
  • full term
  • I gained 25-30 lbs with my singleton and she was 8 lbs 11 oz so I'm hoping that since I've already gained 30 lbs the twins will be at least 6 lbs each at full term. (mothering.com)
  • high
  • If they are, the pregnancy is extremely high risk,'" she related. (sheknows.com)
  • Many women enter inpatient care, with continuous monitoring, preferably in the care of a perinatologist, an obstetrician that specialises in high risk pregnancies. (wikipedia.org)
  • childbirth
  • In remote corners of Africa, women have great difficulty accessing support in pregnancy and childbirth, often with tragic results. (medium.com)
  • In Malawi, a woman is 70 times more likely to die during pregnancy or childbirth than a woman in the UK - simply because they can't access or afford maternal care. (medium.com)