Twin growth disparity

A twin growth disparity is a closely related term to twin growth discordance. In a twin growth disparity, there may be a significant size or weight difference between the two fetuses but estimated fetal weight of smaller twin does not fall below the 10th centile. ( In contrast to twin growth discordance where the estimated fetal weight (EFW) of the smaller twin should fall under the 10th centile.)

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rID: 15179
System: Obstetrics
Tag: stub, cases
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Disparate fetal growth
  • Disparate twin growth

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