Twin To Twin Transfusion Syndrome  QA
Ahmet Baschat, MD, B.Ch., F.A.C.O.G. Professor Director, Johns Hopkins Center for Fetal Therapy Gynecology and Obstetrics Dr. Ahmet Baschat, Director of the Johns Hopkins Center for Fetal Therapy discusses twin to twin transfusion syndrome (TTTS) —how it is diagnosed, options for treatment, and subsequent follow-up. 0:10 What is twin-to-twin transfusion syndrome? 0:40 How common is TTTS? 0:55 When is a mother typically diagnosed with TTTS? 1:23 What happens if it goes untreated? 1:41 How is twin-to-twin transfusion syndrome typically treated? 2:13 What are the risks of this procedure? 2:42 What can a patient expect after this procedure? 3:40 Is there any special follow up required after the birth of the twins? 4:05 Why choose Johns Hopkins for this procedure?