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Fertil Steril. 2005 Sep;84(3):756.

Twin gestation induced by clomiphene citrate and bromocriptine in both horns of a bicornuate uterus.

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  • 1Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Seoul National University Bundang Hospital, South Korea.

Abstract

OBJECTIVE:

To describe a case of twin gestation that occurred in both horns of a bicornuate uterus after the administration of clomiphene citrate and bromocriptine.

DESIGN:

Case report.

SETTING:

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Seoul National University Bundang Hospital, Korea.

PATIENT(S):

A 34-year-old woman presented with secondary infertility and hyperprolactinemia.

INTERVENTION(S):

Bromocriptine, 2.5 mg/day, was administered immediately, and clomiphene citrate, 150 mg/day, was started from menstruation day 5 for 5 days.

MAIN OUTCOME MEASURE(S):

The establishment of pregnancy and obstetric outcome.

RESULT(S):

A nonidentical twin pregnancy occurred but ended in preterm delivery at 24 weeks. One baby has survived for over 3 months.

CONCLUSION(S):

Twin gestation can occur in both horns of a bicornuate uterus after clomiphene citrate administration.

PMID:
16169417
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