multiple birth


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multiple birth

n
(Medicine) a birth at which two or more children are born at the same time
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IANS Kathmandu Nepal's controversial Chief Justice Gopal Prasad Parajuli was removed by the Judicial Council on Wednesday amid a raging dispute over his multiple birth certificates.
The new ONS figures also show 10,951 mothers had a multiple birth in 2016 - but this data includes both live births and still births.
The new ONS figures also show 10,951 mothers had a multiple birth in 2016 Of these, 10,786 women had twins, 160 had triplets and five women had quadruplets or above.
Hamid Bangash he inform The Frontier Post that in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa multiple birth of babies has been increase in the province.
FERTILITY treatment is leading to a rise in the multiple birth rate, especially among women over 45, according to new figures.
Cameras are in the multiple birth clinic at University College Hospital in London to capture the highs and lows of pregnancy, and the medical challenges faced.
Colmenares, a Senior Deputy Minority Leader, said as most of multiple birth incidents, the preparation of the parents having to raise more children than what was expected is an issue that calls for government concern, especially in relation to those coming from poor to middle class families.
But the decision always has to be balanced between maximizing the change of pregnancy and minimizing the chance of a multiple birth.
IVF treatment is a major contributor to the multiple pregnancies and multiple birth rates.
In utero exposure to diethylstilbestrol (DES), maternal prepregnancy or gestational diabetes, and having been born from a monozygotic multiple birth were most strongly associated with early-onset fibroids.
A population-based study of effect of multiple birth on infant mortality in Nigeria.

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