• Canada's first test-tube triplets are "absolutely healthy" and have been released from the hospital, states the trio's pediatrician, Koravangattu Sankaran, M.D., FAAP.

The triplets were produced using an invitro fertilization procedure conducted last summer at Toronto's East General Hospital. The mother potentially could have given birth to sextuplets, since six eggs were reintroduced into her uterus after laboratory fertilization.

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