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Risky operation removes parasitic twin from baby - BBC News
 

Risky operation removes parasitic twin from baby - BBC News

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Baby Dominique is recovering in the US after an operation to separate her from her parasitic twin.
 
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23 Mar 2017 - General
 
Thanks for sharing your thoughts on this article. Theekshana Abayawickrama As I recall, your institute specializes on the care of children. Do you have an institutional guideline on how to distinguish between coinjoint twins and a parasitic twin? I could not find a guideline that distinguishes such. Also, are you aware of any contraindications to separation surgery for both? For craniophagus, decision is usually m...
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