Triplet surprise in the city of Zhytomyr: Miracles do happen... even in maternity homes in Ukraine
Society18:06 Sep. 30, 2016

Miracles do happen... even in maternity homes in Ukraine

A woman from the city of Zhytomyr gave birth to triplets, she was expecting twins

A 29-year old woman from Zhytomyr in Ukraine gave birth to triplets even though she was expected to have twins. It became a real surprise not only for her and her husband, but also for doctors. All ultrasound scans showed she was pregnant with a twin.

Zhanna Ivanova's birthing started too soon. The woman was admitted to the regional maternity clinic delivering three boys into this world - each being two kilograms. Even though they are 2 months early, they are all healthy. And these three newly-born boys have yet another brother waiting for them at home.

Read also: Ukrainian woman gives birth to quintuplets

"Everyone was telling us we have twins. We expected two boys. But when we were told we will have another boy, we were extremely happy"Zhanna Ivanova, triplets' mother, said

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