NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Jan 12, 1988
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) US' first test tube quintuplets' births announced in Royal Oak, Michigan. Report introduced.
(Royal Oak, Michigan: Jim Cummins) Quintuplets shown; details given of weight and birth procedure. [Neonatologist Dr. Dan. BATTON - says optimistic about babies' survival.] Father Raymond L'Esperance shown. [Obstetrician Dr. Lenny HUTTON - says delivery was miracle.] In vitro fertilization illustrated. Michele L'Esperance shown. Babies' names listed. [L'ESPERANCES - comment on babies.] Doctors quoted.
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