Twin pregnancy with fetus papyraceus- a case report

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Author: 
Saranya S.K and Mirunalini S

The term fetus papyraceus is used to describe a mummified fetus associated with multiple gestations where one fetus dies and is flattened between the membranes of living fetus and uterine wall. Though the maternal and fetal complications in affected cases can be severe, we report a case of fetus papyraceus managed conservatively without any complications. Successful outcome is related to careful monitoring during pregnancy.

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