Identical Twin Pregnancy Risks
Identical twins are fascinating. Two people who appear to be the same. I know I wondered what it would be like to have an identical twin when I was a kid. So, of course, one of the first things I asked when I found out I was expecting twins, after the shock, of course, was are they identical or fraternal? Now, twin parents can tell you at the end of the day it doesn’t really matter if your twins are identical or fraternal. Even if they are genetically the same you still have two unique children. But during the pregnancy, it can for sure matter. Identical twins who share a placenta face some unique health concerns. Here are some of the identical twin pregnancy health risks to be aware of, and why you will be monitored frequently.