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Wednesday, November 9, 2016

Conjoined twins separated in marathon surgery!


Conjoined twins Jaden and Anias
Conjoined twins Jaden and Anias
The McDonald's family has been waiting for this since last year, hoping that the 13th month old conjoined twins will be finally separated.

The boys were born sharing 1.5 centimeters of brain tissue, they have undergone through complex operations over the past five months to slowly separate them.  Today, is the fourth and final stage.

Dr. James Goodrich, who led the operation to separate conjoined twins Jaden and Anias McDonald at the Children's Hospital at Montefiore Medical Center in the Bronx.

The surgery took 27 hours to complete and the operation was successful.

Source: YouTube by CNN

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