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Preterm Deliveries in Twin Pregnancies in Oxford

  • P. Watson (a1) and D.M. Campbell (a1)

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The incidence of preterm delivery among twin maternities in Oxford between 1973 and 1983, was 39.4%. Preterm delivery was more common in MZ than DZ twins, and this was associated with higher incidence of spontaneous rupture of the membranes associated with monozygosity.

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Department of Ostetrics and Gynaecology, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill, Aberdeen AB9 2ZD, UK

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1. Hall, M, Carr-Hill, R (1982): The weaker sex? The impact of sex ratio on the onset and management of labour. Br Med J 285:401403.
2. MacGilliviay, I, Campbell, DM, Samphier, M, Thompson, B (1982): Preterm deliveries in twin pregnancies in Aberdeen. Acta Genet Med Gemellol 31:207211.
3. Nylander, PPS, Corney, G (1975). Placentation and zygosity of twins in Northern Nigeria. In Mac Gillivray, I, Nylander, PPS, Corney, G (eds): Human Multiple Reproduction - London: WB Saunders, p 141.

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Preterm Deliveries in Twin Pregnancies in Oxford

  • P. Watson (a1) and D.M. Campbell (a1)

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