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Perinatal Outcome after Multifetal Pregnancy Reduction: A Retrospective Analysis of 1-year Data in a Referral Fetal Medicine Center

Indrani Suresh, Pilli M Latha, Suresh Seshadri

Citation Information : Suresh I, Latha PM, Seshadri S. Perinatal Outcome after Multifetal Pregnancy Reduction: A Retrospective Analysis of 1-year Data in a Referral Fetal Medicine Center. J South Asian Feder Obs Gynae 2016; 8 (4):266-270.

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10006-1432

Published Online: 01-12-2014

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2016; The Author(s).


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