Sex-discordant monochorionic twins with blood and tissue chimerism

Academic Article


  • We report on a pair of normally conceived monochorionic/dizygotic (MC/DZ) sex discordant twins. The comparison of blood and skin genotypes revealed that the chimerism was also present in the skin. We conjecture about the developmental origins of this case.
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    Author List

  • Rodriguez-Buritica D; Rojnueangnit K; Messiaen LM; Mikhail FM; Robin NH
  • Start Page

  • 872
  • End Page

  • 877
  • Volume

  • 167
  • Issue

  • 4