Successful Separation of Omphalopagus Twins: A Case Report

Prashant S Patil, Paras Kothari, Abhaya Gupta, Geeta Kekre, KV Dikshit, Ravi Kamble, Shahaji Deshmukh

Abstract


Omphalopagus twins are conjoined twins sharing part of gastrointestinal system and abdominal wall. These types of twins have best chances of survival if successfully separated. We report a case of successfully separated omphalopagus twins at day six of life.


Keywords


Conjoined twins, Omphalopagus

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.21699/jns.v5i1.280

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