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Case Reports in Medicine
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 131467, 2 pages
Case Report

Successful Outcome of a Triplet Gestation in a Patient with a History of an Open Maternal-Fetal Surgery

1Department of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Womack Army Medical Center, Fort Bragg, NC 28310, USA
2Clinical Investigation Services, Womack Army Medical Center, Fort Bragg, NC 28310, USA

Received 10 October 2012; Accepted 4 December 2012

Academic Editor: Hitoshi Okamura

Copyright © 2012 Kathleen A. Rivers et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.


Reproductive outcomes in women after pregnancy complicated by an open maternal-fetal surgery (OMFS) are limited. A review of the medical literature reveals only isolated cases of successful multiple pregnancies, and there are no prior documented cases of successful triplet gestations following OMFS. We report the delivery of a triplet gestation at 34-week gestation in a patient with a history of previous OMFS.