Multiple Gestations: Basics and Beyond

by Shailesh Kore

This book is on “Multiple Gestations Basics and Beyond”. Multiple gestations are high-risk pregnancies requiring a special care. Also, the management of complicated multiple gestations is a challenge to obstetricians. Management of multiple gestations would change from country to country or rather clinician to clinician. Apart from case-related factors, various other factors, such as the experience of attending physician, availability of the facilities and expertise, will play a vital role in the outcome of the pregnancy. This book is a monogram on multiple gestations, dealing with a wide range of related topics covered in depth. This book provides a complete gamut of material on the topic of multiple gestations to the practicing obstetricians and postgraduate students. The information given in the book is elaborative yet it is concise and to the point. This book is comprised total 16 chapters. This book provides lucid and comprehensive understanding on the epidemiology of multiple gestations, changing trends in the incidence and epidemiology of multiple gestations, classification, etiology and diagnosis of multiple gestations, determination of chorionicity in multiple gestations, antenatal care in multiple gestations, screening for fetal aneuploidies in multiple gestations, invasive procedures in multiple gestations, role of imaging in multiple gestations, complications in multiple gestations, discordant twins, twin-to-twin transfusion syndrome, multiple gestations with single fetal demise, conjoined twins, interlocking of twins, multiple gestations of higher order, neonatal issues in multiple gestations, etc.


Book Detail

Editor Editor's Affiliation
1. Kore Shailesh L.T.M. Medical College, Sion, Mumbai-22; FOGSI Website Committee; Fetal Medicine committee, FOGSI
ISBN 9789385891991
Speciality Obstetrics and Gynecology
DOI 10.5005/jp/books/12914
Edition 1/e
Publishing Year 2017
Pages 190
Book Type Professional


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