Comparison of the State of Fetoplacental Blood Flow and Course of Early Neonatal Period in Newborns from Multiple Pregnancy

Zdorovʹe Rebenka. 2013;8(4.47):103-106 DOI 10.22141/2224-0551.4.47.2013.89814


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Journal Title: Zdorovʹe Rebenka

ISSN: 2224-0551 (Print); 2307-1168 (Online)

Publisher: Publishing House Zaslavsky

Society/Institution: State Institution «Dnipropetrovsk Medical Academy of the Ministry of Healthcare of Ukraine», Donetsk National Medical University

LCC Subject Category: Medicine: Pediatrics

Country of publisher: Ukraine

Language of fulltext: Russian, Ukrainian, English

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O.P. Volosovets (National Medical University named after O.O. Bogomolets, Kyiv)
A.V. Senatorova (Kharkiv National Medical University, Kharkiv)
O.O. Riga (Kharkiv National Medical University, Kharkiv)


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Time From Submission to Publication: 8 weeks


Abstract | Full Text

The paper shows the characteristics of the fetal circulation, and the neonatal period in infants from multiple pregnancy with dichorial diamniotic twins. It was determined that a characteristic feature of the fetal circulation in them is the increase of systolic and diastolic ratio in the umbilical artery. There is defined the increase of delivery rate with cesarean section, increase in the incidence of Apgar score of less than 6 points on the first minute of life. Half of children in dichorial diamniotic twins, body weight discordance of more than 10 % was detected. Significant differences were detected in the early neonatal period in children from multiple pregnancy due to increased incidence of respiratory distress syndrome.