monozygotic twins

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mon·o·zy·got·ic twins

n., pl. gemelos monocigóticos con características genéticas idénticas.
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14] When Twin A returned to demand testing, the issue of monozygous twinning and the lack of confirmation that she and Twin B were identical were discussed with her.
These included a mix of monozygous (derived from one egg) and dizygous (derived from two eggs) twins.
73 for generalized epilepsy among monozygous twins.
Concordance rates for T1D in monozygous twins with long-term follow-up is >50%, compared to 6%-10% in dizygous twins, which is similar to what is found in nontwin siblings.