TwintoTwin Transfusion Syndrome  Fetoscopic Laser Ablation Surgical Footage
Twin-to-twin transfusion syndrome is an imbalance in the blood exchange between babies sharing a placenta. Dr. Ahmet Baschat, Director of the Johns Hopkins Center for Fetal Therapy, presents footage from an fetoscopic laser ablation, a minimally invasive, in-utero surgical procedure that can correct the blood-sharing imbalance caused by twin-to-twin transfusion syndrome. For more information please visit: http://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/gynecology_obstetrics/specialty_areas/fetal_therapy/conditions_we_treat/complications/twin_twin_transfusion_syndrome.html