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Conjoined Twins

Conjoined twins from Bhutan leave Australian hospital after being separated

The head of pediatric surgery Joe Crameri told reporters the twins had made an “excellent recovery” and were acting independently.

26 Nov 2018 10:19 AM

Conjoined twins succumb to infection

In keeping with the rules of medicine, a pre-natal check-up was done after which the parents were informed about the conjoined twins.

15 Apr 2018 1:51 AM

Conjoined twins born in Solapur

The twins have been admitted into the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) of the hospital.

14 Apr 2018 2:05 AM

Conjoined twins separated after being attached at the chest and abdomen for 2 years

Tests were conducted to assess their strength and vital organs which they shared after they were born.

14 Feb 2018 3:26 PM

Successful operation in Saudi separates conjoined twins from Gaza

The news comes months after a doctor and family member of the twins pleaded from Gaza that they be allowed to go abroad for the surgery.

08 Jan 2018 8:23 PM


First separated new year for Odisha conjoined twins

Dr Deepak Gupta, professor of neurosurgery at AIIMS, said that Jaga is on a normal diet comprising eggs and bananas & interacting well with parents.

31 Dec 2017 1:32 AM

Conjoined twins in Mumbai separated after 12 hour surgery carried out by 20 doctors

They were born conjoined with a fused liver, intestine, urinary bladder, and chest bone to Zaltes, residents of suburban Ghatkopar.

14 Dec 2017 8:23 PM

Conjoined twins born in Odisha, govt assures help

The state government has assured to bear medical expenses of newborn twins joined at stomach.

03 Dec 2017 7:09 AM

Conjoined twins separated, but critical

The doctors, however, said that the condition of the twins, who were joined from their heads, is critical but stable.

27 Oct 2017 4:50 AM

In marathon surgery, conjoined twins from Odisha successfully separated at AIIMS Delhi

The 28-months-old twins, hailing from Milipada village, are craniopagus conjoined twins, joined at the heads. This is a very rare condition.

26 Oct 2017 8:28 AM


Doctors in UP struggle to find woman who left hours after giving birth to conjoined twins

The woman was shocked initially but later formed a bond with the twins but discharged herself hours later.

21 Sep 2017 3:50 PM

Family of conjoined twins ready for surgery to separate them despite risk of death

The family is desperate to go ahead with the procedure and is working to save up following withdrawal by a local charity citing the risk.

08 Sep 2017 5:14 PM

Conjoined twins connected at head separated by doctors in Odisha

Doctors are hoping they can save at least one of the twins since chances of death in such cases are high.

30 Aug 2017 2:53 PM

Bangladesh surgeons successfully separate twins joined at the spine

The surgery is the first successful one in Bangladesh and has given hope to others suffering similar conditions.

07 Aug 2017 3:54 PM

Doctors remove half formed twin from infant's stomach near Mumbai

A radiologist spotted out the problem in a scan and found the half formed male baby in the fetal sack of the infant.

01 Aug 2017 3:16 PM


Doctors separate conjoined twins in 30 mins connected only by skin

The doctors were initially concerned about separating the bone structure in the head.

30 Jul 2017 4:58 PM

Conjoined twins find hope in surgery as they face early death

The surgery came after months of observation as the doctors gear up for a complicated procedure.

25 Jul 2017 8:34 PM

The life of conjoined twins who refuse to be separated

When asked about being surgically separated, the teenagers said why should they be cut in half.

23 Apr 2017 3:40 PM

Conjoined twin sisters born in Palestine share one heart

The girls are joined at the waist and share the same circulatory system

17 Mar 2017 11:03 AM

Surgery separates conjoined twins facing each other

The team, in the surgery started on Tuesday completed early on Wednesday, divided the bladder into two separate organs.

09 Dec 2016 9:28 AM