Dichorionic tri-amniotic (DCTA) triplets

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel


3rd gravida for a dating scan. History of 6 weeks and 4 days of amenorrhea. No complaints.

Patient Data

Age: 35 years
Gender: Female

There are intrauterine two gestational sacs. The right sac contains two yolk sacs with two embryos along with the cardiac activity in each. Left sac shows one yolk sac and one embryo with the cardiac activity.

Case Discussion

Ultrasound findings favor dichorionic tri-amniotic (DCTA) triplets.

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Case information

rID: 67812
Published: 30th Apr 2019
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
System: Obstetrics
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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