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Having a set of monoamniotic twins can be dangerous and unpredictable," said Susan Crowe, MD, who led the delivery team and noted that around 20 percent of these twins die from complications due to sharing the same sac.
While their excitement quickly turned to a bit of fear when they learned about the dangers involved with monoamniotic twins, they were comforted knowing that the Center for Maternal and Fetal Health at Packard Children's specializes in these and other types of high-risk pregnancies.
relieved mum Emma Canning with monoamniotic twin
Christmas babies Hannah and Sophie.
Five entities--umbilical cord entanglement with monoamniotic twins
, velamentous cord insertion, funic presentation, oligohydramnios, and a noncoiled cord--are responsible for almost all cases.