It took around 100 doctors more than 50 hours to separate two-year-old sisters Safa and Marwa Ullah through a series of operations over a five-month period.
Two-year-olds Safa and Marwa Ullah were born with their skulls and blood vessels fused together
Surgeons behind the separation of twin sisters who were joined at the skull have launched a charity to support similar operations.
Rare conjoined twins have been separated at a world-leading hospital in London, surgeons have announced.
Rare conjoined twins have been separated at a London hospital in a series of operations taking a total of 55 hours.
Two surgeons who successfully separated conjoined twins at Great Ormond Street Hospital are launching a charity to fund research for similar cases
LONDON – Two Siamese twins were separated by the head and with the blood vessels fused together: a surgical marathon in several stages, lasting a total of 55 hours.
In London, two Siamese sisters clinging to the head were separated after 50 hours of operation, the Guardian announced on Monday.