Introduction to TTTS: Episode 280
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Twin-to-twin transfusion syndrome (TTTS) is a rare condition of pregnancy that affects identical twins and other multiple pregnancies when two or more fetuses share a placenta.
In this episode, Nurse Mo reviews:
- Key terms associated with this condition
- Pathophysiology of TTTS
- The Quintero staging system
- Complications of TTTS
- Nursing implications using the Straight A Nursing LATTE method
Review polyhydramnios (episode 244) and oligohydramnios (episode 220), two complications that can accompany TTTS.
Download the FREE Straight A Nursing LATTE method template here.
Read the article on twin-to-twin transfusion syndrome and view references here.
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