Journal of the Korean Pediatric Society 1974;17(8):571-575.
Published online August 31, 1974.
Three Cases of Twin Transfusion Syndrome
Sang In Yoon1, Me Sun Kim1, Jung II Lee1, Suk Kyu Kim2
1Department of Pediatrics,college of Medicine Busan National University
2Department of Pediatrics, Busan II Sin Womens Hospital
쌍생아간의 수혈증후군 3예
尹相仁1, 金美鮮1, 李精一1, 金錄圭2
1부산대학교 의과대학 소아과학교실
2부산 일신병원 소아과
The authors experienced 3 cases of fetus to fetus transfusion syndromes at Busan II Sin Women’s Hospital to report them as well as brief review of liceratures. In 2 of 3 cases, there was marked difference in birth weights and hemoglobin levels between two identical twins. In the remaining one case, one infant was healthy and grossly normal, while the other had anencephaly, omphalocele, acheiria, and was born dead. The autopsy showed acardius, which is one of medical rarity.

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