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A multiple pregnancy is the presence of two or more fetuses growing
in the uterus. A pregnancy of twins or more is considered high-risk because
complications and premature birth are more common than in pregnancies of one
Current as of:
May 30, 2016
Sarah Marshall, MD - Family Medicine & William Gilbert, MD - Maternal and Fetal Medicine
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