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Multiple pregnancy

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Guidance ID NICE 'do not do' recommendation Interventions
CG129 Do not use three-dimensional ultrasound scans to determine chorionicity. Three dimensional ultrasound scans
CG129 Referrals to the enhanced team should not be made routinely for women with twin and triplet pregnancies but should be based on each womanâ??s needs. Referral
CG129 Do not use second trimester serum screening for Downâ??s syndrome in triplet pregnancies. Second Trimester serum screening
CG129 Do not monitor for feto-fetal transfusion syndrome in the first trimester. Feto-fetal transfusion syndrome
CG129 Do not use abdominal palpation or symphysisâ??fundal height measurements to predict intrauterine growth restriction in twin or triplet pregnancies. Abdominal palpation or symphysis-fundal height measurements
CG129 Do not use umbilical artery Doppler ultrasound to monitor for intrauterine growth restriction or birthweight differences in twin or triplet pregnancies. Umbilical artery Doppler ultrasound
CG129 Do not use fetal fibronectin testing alone to predict the risk of spontaneous preterm birth in twin or triplet pregnancies. Fetal fibronectin testing
CG129 Do not use home uterine activity monitoring to predict the risk of spontaneous preterm birth in twin or triplet pregnancies. Home uterine activity monitoring
CG129 Do not use cervical length (with or without fetal fibronectin) routinely to predict the risk of spontaneous preterm birth in twin or triplet pregnancies Cervical length
CG129 Do not use the following interventions (alone or in combination) routinely to prevent spontaneous preterm birth in twin or triplet pregnancies: -bed rest at home or in hospital -intramuscular or vaginal progesterone -cervical cerclage -oral tocolytics. Bed rest, intramuscular or vaginal progesterone, cervical cerclage and oral tocolytics

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