Conjoined twins: A baby with two heads born in Beed  

An emergency C-Section was successfully performed by the team of doctors who had the daunting task of saving the foetus and the mother. The twins have two heads and share one heart, two lungs and kidneys. The newborn, who weighed 3.7 kg at birth, has now been kept in the NICU. Their feedings have been carried out through IVs. The delivery took place at Swami Ramanand Tirth Rural (SRTR) Govt Medical College Ambejogai, Beed district

Conjoined twins: A baby with two heads born in Beed  On Sunday evening, a woman gave birth to conjoined twins at the Swami Ramanand Tirth Rural (SRTR) Govt Medical College Ambejogai, Beed district. An emergency C-Section was successfully performed by the team of doctors who had to save the foetus and the mother. The twins have two heads and share one heart, two lungs and kidneys. […]

Conjoined twins Riddhi and Siddhi turn four, Wadia hospital celebrates their birthday

The twins have already undergone three surgeries, the first in 2014 to create a separate outlet for urine and excreta (called colostomy), the second surgery on Riddhi done to reconstruct the deformity in her pelvis in the same year. And in 2016, a third surgery took place to correct the bends in their legs

Conjoined twins Riddhi and Siddhi turn four, Wadia hospital celebrates their birthdayRiddhi and Siddhi, the conjoined twins who were separated in 2014, turned four on Tuesday (May 9). All the staff members, along with paediatric patients and their family, at Bai Jerbai Wadia Hospital celebrated the twin sisters’ birthday in the hospital premises. Born to a couple from Panvel on May 6, 2013, and are conjoined […]

In a rare surgery, Iraq boy born with eight limbs gets new lease of life in India

A baby born with eight limbs, including two protruding from his stomach, has undergone surgery in India to successfully remove the extra arms and legs, in an operation being hailed as a world first

In a rare surgery, Iraq boy born with eight limbs gets new lease of life in IndiaIn a rare and unique surgery, doctors remove eight extra limbs from a seven-month-old baby brought to India from Iraq for the operation. Karam was born with an extremely rare condition where a conjoined twin did not fully develop and was partially absorbed, which resulted in additional limbs. Sarwed Ahmed Nadar, the boy’s father, flew […]