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A baby that is part of such a set is called a quintuplet and sometimes referred to as a “quint.” Though quintuplets and other higher-order multiple births (also known as super twins) are rare, the increased use of fertility drugs and assisted reproduction techniques has also brought an increase in these special types of pregnancies. Here’s all you need to know about quintuplets. Most likely, quintuplet birth take place by cesarean or C-section delivery and each child has a birth weight of 2 pounds and 12 ounces on an average. The quintuplets will be admitted to the NICU (neonatal intensive care unit) for appropriate medical care until they reach their actual expected birth date.
A multiple birth is the culmination of one multiple pregnancy, wherein the mother delivers two or more offspring. A term most applicable to vertebrate species, multiple births occur in most kinds of mammals, with varying frequencies. Such births are often named according to the number of offspring, as in twins and triplets. In non-humans, the whole group may also.
Multiples higher than two are much less common: The same year brought only 3,755 triplet births, 217 quadruplet births, and 31 quintuplet and higher-order births. Older moms may be partially. Expectant mums carrying multiple babies can expect more monitoring throughout the pregnancy, although the level on monitoring will vary depending on whether the babies share a placenta or have one.
All You Need to Know About Quintuplet Multiple Births. Medically reviewed by Joel Forman, MD Genetics and DNA of Identical Twins. Medically reviewed by Joel Forman, MD What Are My Odds and Chances of Having Twins? Fact checked by Adah Chung Unique and Practical Double Cribs for Twins. The odds of conceiving quintuplets naturally is estimated to be about 1 in 60 million births.
Although you would assume that quintuplets would share the same birth date, this is not always the case. Sometimes, if there is a problem with one baby, the doctor may opt for a delayed interval delivery or iatrogenic asynchronous birth. Multiple birth, the delivery of more than one offspring in a single birth event.
In most mammals the litter size is fairly constant and is roughly correlated with, among other features, body size, gestation period, life span, type of uterus, and number of teats. Everything You Need To Know About Giving Birth to Multiples. by Mayuri Rajvanshi | November 20, 2018. Being pregnant with twins or more can not only multiply your happiness but also be a cause of increased worries.
If that’s the case, this article is for you. Know all about vaginal births, C-sections, and recovery after giving birth to multiples. The Granata quintuplets (born 1 June 1981, in Toledo, Ohio) were three boys and two girls conceived through the use of fertility medication and born at 28 weeks to Janice and George Granata.
They were named (in birth order) Britton, Nathan, Amanda, Heather, and Eric. Britton died of lung failure on June 3, 1981.
List of related literature:
|from Maternal Child Nursing Care in Canada E-Book|
|from Our Bodies, Ourselves: Pregnancy and Birth|
|from Chestnut’s Obstetric Anesthesia E-Book|
|from The Mother of All Pregnancy Books: An All-Canadian Guide to Conception, Birth and Everything In Between|
|from The Essential Homebirth Guide: For Families Planning or Considering Birthing at Home|
|from Dad’s Guide To Pregnancy For Dummies|
|from Pathology of the Human Placenta|
|from Pathology of the Human Placenta, 5th Edition|
|from Mastering ‘Metrics: The Path from Cause to Effect|
|from Obstetrics: Normal and Problem Pregnancies E-Book|