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My soon to be wife is pregnant and i was

Patient: My soon to be wife is pregnant and i was wondering the chances of twins. There are 3 sets of twins on her side of the family. So what % change is her chances of having twins vs the normal chance .

 

 

Doctor: HelloThanks for the query.There is a good percentage of chances that she can have a twin pregnancy as twinning inc idence increases in family. There is nearly 5 percent possibility in her case. We cannot ideally predict the exact percentage of possibility in twin pregnancy.Hope this helped.Regards

 


 

 
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Dr. Suneel Sharman M.D.

Dr. Suneel Sharman M.D.

Dr. Suneel Sharman completed his residency in Family Medicine at the University of Toronto. He currently operates Infinity Health Centre, a walk-in-clinic in downtown Toronto.

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