Posts Tagged ‘Twin Birth’

Cesarean or Vaginal Delivery for Twin Pregnancy

Posted by • October 4th, 2013

In a randomized trial comparing delivery strategies in women with twin gestation, planned cesarean section did not significantly increase or decrease the risk of fetal or neonatal death or serious neonatal morbidity, as compared with planned vaginal delivery. Twin birth is associated with a higher risk of adverse perinatal outcomes than singleton birth. It is unclear… Read More…

Cesarean or Vaginal Delivery for Twins

Posted by • October 2nd, 2013

Twin births today are different than when I arrived as half of a pair.  Arriving as Twin A, I made a vaginal entrance head first as did my womb mate/brother, Twin B.  Such an arrival was not unexpected because duo debuts are a natural event occurring every generation in my family, but my parents weren’t… Read More…