They were conceived naturally and were born at 31 weeks without any complications. Their weights ranged from 2.3 lbs to 3 lbs. She delivered them by Cesarean section. The mother was originally told that she was expecting twins. She did wind up having identical twin boys, as well as a girl and two more boys.
They have chosen the following names:
Michael and Deniel (Twins)
Their father, Antonin Kroscen, 26, told reporters that he is very happy to welcome these five little ones into the world. "I was crying all the way since I feared I would not manage it," he said. He was held up by a late train but made it on-time to be present for the birth of his children! The couple already had a young son together as well.
We want to congratulate these new parents and wish them all the best in the years to come! What do you think of the names they chose?
If you were expecting quintuplets, what would you name them? Play our "Name the quints" game in the forums!