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Clinical and Experimental Obstetrics & Gynecology  2019, Vol. 46 Issue (1): 157-158    DOI: 10.12891/ceog4317.2019
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Diagnosis, evaluation, and delivery of primipara with twin reversed arterial perfusion (TRAP) syndrome
V. Paunović 1, M. Zamurović1, *(), T. Paunović1, Z. Protrka2
1 University Clinic for Obstetrics and Gynecology “Narodni front”, Belgrade, Serbia
2 University Clinical Centar, Kragujevac, Serbia
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Abstract  
Тwin reversed arterial perfusion (TRAP) sequence is a rare complication in monochorionic twin pregnancy. It is the most serious type of transfusion syndrome (ТТТS). One twin has serious malformations, and due to the fact that the heart is almost always missing, it is often called acardiacus. TRAP sequence is present in less than 1% of monochorionic pregnancies, while the incidence compared to normal pregnancies is one in 35,000 pregnancies. This paper presents the diagnostics, evaluation, and completion of pregnancy in a primipara with twin pregnancy complicated by the ТRAP syndrome.
Key words:  TRAP syndrome      Twins      Acardiacus     
Published:  10 February 2019     
*Corresponding Author(s):  M. ZAMUROVIC     E-mail:  mzamurovic@gmail.com

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V. Paunović, M. Zamurović, T. Paunović, Z. Protrka. Diagnosis, evaluation, and delivery of primipara with twin reversed arterial perfusion (TRAP) syndrome. Clinical and Experimental Obstetrics & Gynecology, 2019, 46(1): 157-158.

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