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Uterus didelphys: two pregnancies, two term breech caesarean deliveries
  1. Claire Ross1,
  2. Hiba El-Hassan1,
  3. Lorin Lakasing2
  1. 1St Mary’s Hospital, Imperial College NHS Trust, London, UK
  2. 2Fetal Medicine Department, Imperial College NHS Trust, London, UK
  1. Correspondence to Lorin Lakasing, lorin.lakasing{at}


We report the case of a woman with uterus didelphys who spontaneously conceived two singleton pregnancies, one in each uterus, and was delivered in both instances of a healthy breech infant at term by elective caesarean section.

  • pregnancy
  • reproductive medicine

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  • Contributors CR: assisted with the delivery of the second pregnancy and prepared the manuscript for publication. LL: provided antenatal care and performed both caesarean sections, supervised the preparation of the manuscript and provided images. HE-H: assisted with the preparation of the manuscript and was present for the delivery of the second infant.

  • Funding The authors have not declared a specific grant for this research from any funding agency in the public, commercial or not-for-profit sectors.

  • Competing interests None declared.

  • Patient consent Obtained.

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; externally peer reviewed.