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Monozygotic twins

One zygote that divides in first week of gestation. Identical, same gender

2

Dizygotic twins

Fertilization of two eggs

3

Dichorionic twins

Separate sac, may or may not share placenta

4

Multiple gestation risks

Preterm birth
PROM
Diabetes
Hemorrhage
Anemia
PULMONARY edema

5

Maternal blood increases

50-60%
40-50 with singleton

6

Nursing actions

Assess preterm labor
Pre eclampsia
Hypertension
Bleeding
Diabetes
Nutrition
Movement