Journal of Korean Society of Ultrasound in Medicine 2009;28(4): 247-253.
Rare Complications with Monochorionic Twins: Ultrasonography and Pathology Correlations.
Mi Jin Song
Department of Radiology, Cheil General Hospital & Women's Healthcare Center, Kwandong University College of Medicine, Korea.
  Published online: December 1, 2009.
We reviewed the sonographic features of rare complications with monochorionic twins and we correlated these features with the pathologic findings. The complications, including the twin reversed arterial perfusion sequence, the twin embolization syndrome, the conjoined twins and umbilical cord entanglement. A better understanding of these complications can aid making an accurate prenatal diagnosis and predicting the fetal outcome.
Keywords: Prenatal diagnosis; Twin pregnancy; Ultrasound (US)
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