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According to the Twin To Twin Transfusion Syndrome Foundation, the illness strips the "donor" twin of nutrients vital it its development, and can also put strain the heart of the twin receiving excess.
I had an horrific pregnancy and we were told we could lose Max as the babies had twin to twin transfusion syndrome (TTTS), where the placenta isn't working properly and one twin gets more of the blood supply.
Before they were even born, their mum Sophie was diagnosed with the life-threatening Twin to Twin Transfusion Syndrome (TTTS), which occurs when blood moves from one twin to another.
Professor Mark Kilby says: "We are exploring abnormalities of twin to twin transfusion syndrome, which is when one baby has low blood pressure.
Problems began when a scan detected that the brothers were suffering from rare Twin to Twin Transfusion Syndrome, meaning blood was passing unevenly between them.
The boys suffered a disorder called twin to twin transfusion syndrome.
But then doctors revealed the babies had Twin to Twin Transfusion Syndrome.
Problems began when a scan detected the brothers were suffering from the rare Twin to Twin Transfusion Syndrome, meaning blood was passing unevenly between them.