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How 50 Medical Experts Separated Kenyan Conjoined Twins in 23-Hour Surgery

The successful separation of two year old conjoined twins at Kenyatta National Hospital marked a medical milestone in Kenya. Other than South Africa, very few successful separations have been performed in sub-Saharan Africa. 899 more words

Medicine & Healthcare

Saving the twins: Health scares and rehab for once-conjoined boys

VALHALLA, N.Y. — Nicole McDonald eases her silver minivan across Bear Mountain Bridge and hooks a right onto the steep two-lane highway.

The road twists like a snake up the mountainous incline, an old route where the road’s edge blends into beautiful greenery and perilous cliffs overlook the Hudson River. 2,488 more words


Twin NC girls conjoined at the head successfully separated after 11 hours of surgery

PHILADELPHIA – North Carolina twins who were born joined at the head are now sleeping side-by-side after surgery in Philadelphia.

The Charlotte Observer reported that Erin Delaney and Abby Delaney were successfully separated after 11 hours of surgery at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia on June 6. 67 more words


10-month-old twins joined at the head successfully separated in Philadelphia hospital

A team of medical professionals successfully separated 10-month-old conjoined twins during an 11-hour surgery, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia said Tuesday.

The hospital said sisters Erin and Abby Delaney… 253 more words


Conjoined Twins Connected At Head Successfully Separated

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Conjoined twins who were connected at the head were successfully separated at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.

The surgery on the 10-month-old infants, Abby and Erin Delaney, took place on June 7, and was led by Drs. 266 more words


Paper Roses

In celebration of my finishing chapter twenty of my WIP, I thought I would come share another song from my booktrack! *Skims to chapter six* Let’s see… Ah! 261 more words

Conjoined twin sisters face a new fear — deportation

Rare conjoined twin sisters living in Connecticut successfully fought for their lives after a doctor told their parents they would only live to be 3 days old. 147 more words