Jun 1, Doctors fully separated the fused legs of a baby girl known as Peru's "mermaid" early Wednesday, calling the delicate procedure a "true. Surgeons separate legs of Peruvian 'little mermaid'. Thu., June 2, A doctor holds the girl's separated legs. (Associated Press / The Spokesman-Review).
Conjoined twins are identical twins joined in utero. An extremely rare phenomenon, the These twins have four arms; one, two, three or four legs; and typically one external . The girls shared some major veins, but their brains were separate. Jun 2, LIMA, Peru - Doctors have successfully separated the fused legs of a Peruvian baby girl known as the "Little Mermaid," in a risky operation they.
Mar 21, LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - A baby girl from the Ivory Coast born with four legs and two spines has been successfully separated from a parasitic. Oct 26, Shiloh Pepin, a girl who was born with "mermaid syndrome", a rare who have survived sirenomelia have had surgery to separate their legs.