In the other 25% of monozygotic twins, the egg splits quickly, within 3 days, yielding two separate units and creating dichorionic twins
, each with their own placenta.
Uncomplicated dichorionic twins
, on the other hand, appear to have optimal outcomes when delivered at 38 weeks' gestation (Obstet.
We must distinguish between monochorionic and dichorionic twins
Compared with dichorionic twins
, however, monochorionic twins required assisted ventilation (3.
He theorized that discordant, dichorionic twins
might be at higher risk of prenatal cerebral abnormalities than previously suspected.