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Identical Triplets

By April 16, 2012

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Many people are familiar with identical twins. But did you realize that some triplets are also identical? (The correct term is actually monozygotic)? It's not just because they look similar, either. Research varies on exactly how rare the phenomenon is, but one estimate was one in 150,000 based on a set born in the UK late last year. Get the scoop on Identical Triplets.

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