A baby born with six limbs to a Pakistani couple has had a successful operation to remove four extra limbs doctors say. The baby believed to be one of parasitic twins was born to the wife of an X-ray technician.
Pakistani doctors at the National Institute of Child Health in Karachi are fighting to save the life of a baby born with six legs. The baby, the doctors believe, is one of parasitic twins. The video is attracting around the world.
Peruvian surgeons are set to remove a foetus formed inside a three-year-old Peruvian boy. Isbac Pacunda has a rare condition in which a growing foetus "absorbs" its sibling which develops into what doctors call a "parasitic twin."