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Synonyms for transfusion

the introduction of blood or blood plasma into a vein or artery

the action of pouring a liquid from one vessel to another

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Twin-twin transfusion syndrome: Where do we go from here?
The Basic and Clinical Science of Twin-Twin Transfusion Syndrome.
Specific complications of monochorionic twin pregnancies: twin-twin transfusion syndrome and twin reversed arterial perfusion sequence.
Interventions for the treatment of twin-twin transfusion syndrome.
Fetus-placenta-newborn: angioarchitecture of monochorionic placentas in relation to the twin-twin transfusion syndrome.
This is largely attributed to twin-twin transfusion syndrome (TTTS), which occurs in 15%-20% of MCDA twin pregnancies, and discordant intrauterine growth restriction (IUGR), which complicates an additional 25% [1, 6-9].
For protocol optimization, we used 5 large-volume AF supernatant samples from patients who had undergone therapeutic amnioreduction for twin-twin transfusion syndrome.
The prospective risk of antepartum stillbirth after 32 weeks in this population appears to be independent of intensive ultrasound surveillance for such complications as twin-twin transfusion syndrome (TTTS) and intrauterine growth restriction, according to lead investigator Olivia Barigye, M.
The acardia has no placenta-parenchymal vascular connections and is therefore more akin to a conjoined twin than a twin-twin transfusion.
MRI is used to make decisions about twin-twin transfusion syndrome.
Some of the causes of neonatal death could be are twin-twin transfusion syndrome, discordant growth, hypervolemia, hyperbilirubinemia polycythemia, neurological damage due to cerebral anomalies.
OSLO--A higher than expected rate of anomalies was found on neonatal cerebral ultrasounds in discordant birth-weight twins without twin-twin transfusion syndrome in a study presented at the 18th European Congress of Perinatal Medicine,
Chances are they're suffering from the most common complication among twins that share a placenta: twin-twin transfusion syndrome, Dr.