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She Gave Birth To Quadruplets And This Is Heartwarming!

Quadruplets, a rare case of four fetuses sharing the same womb, was detected with Ashley Gardner. With all the preparations going on to welcome the four children, there were complications developing too.

She Gave Birth To Quadruplets And This Is Heartwarming!

She Gave Birth To Quadruplets And This Is Heartwarming!

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The sign of four

The sign of four

Initial sonography showed and proved the presence of four babies on the way.

Weeks went by and celebration date drew near

Weeks went by and celebration date drew near

Everyone around was excited and things were going pretty well.

But suddenly a rare condition was detected

But suddenly a rare condition was detected

Two of the four babies developed what is called Twin-to-twin Transfusion Syndrome (TTTS). In this one of the two identical twin, sharing the same placenta, starts to donate its blood to the other.

Complications due to TTTS led to operation

Complications due to TTTS led to operation

And in a very bizarre occurrence, the baby that was receiving the excess blood was the one in more danger due to heart being over-strained. Thus, an operation was performed.

The babies were born in critical condition

The babies were born in critical condition

But after an initial incubation period of a little over 24 hours, the doctors declared things to be under control.

Ashley Gardner and her whole family

Ashley Gardner and her whole family

Which is already quite big, I guess.

The four little angels

The four little angels

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