After more than 15 years, were born in Germany Siamese twins. The grown sibling pair came on Thursday in Berlin’s Charité hospital by caesarean section to the world, such as Berlin’s University medical center confirmed on Friday.

The surgery was a success. “For reasons of medical confidentiality and the protection of privacy, we grant, there is currently no further information,” it said of the Charité. First of all, the doctors had reported the news service.

Siamese twins in Germany 2015

operates As Siamese twins, the medicine referred to a failure of development in the case of monozygotic twins whose bodies are fused together. This happens already in the very early stages of development in the womb. Some babies are just grown superficial, others share organs or limbs. Doctors often try to separate grown together twins surgically separated. At what Points on the body, the Berliner twins have grown together, was not known to the Charité.


to The head have grown together: British Doctors separate conjoined twins Safa and Marwa

In Germany, was the result of a surgery last updated in September, 2015 in Cologne, Germany. A Team of 20 Doctors and nurses had separated in a five-hour Operation, a Siamese twin couple from Georgia. It was grown on the chest and abdomen and shared a liver. All the other organs of nearly half a year earlier-born girls Tamari and Tebrole according to information given by the clinic but not completely.

Similar to the torso of the girl Nima and Dawa from Bhutan were grown together. They also had a common liver. In November 2018, two 15-month-old children were separated from the Himalayan state in Australia successfully.

Sometimes separation surgery go wrong

About two years previously, the Doctors needed in the United States for 27 hours to separate the heads of the 13-month-old brothers, Anias, and Jadon. The boys had shared a about five by seven centimeters large area of brain tissue. Today, the two are three years old and learning to know the world more and more.

However, the complicated operations not always a happy ending. In December 2009, died in the Slovak capital of Bratislava two boys. The liver and intestinal system are grown together, the twins had not survived emergency surgery, with the help of which you should be separated. The Doctors wanted to at least save the life of one of the two babies.

This succeeded, however, in the last German sibling couple that was grown in the womb together. Lea and Tabea came in 2003 to the world. Doctors in the US could save the life of Lea. Had surgery the two at the head are grown together, about one-year-old girl from Lemgo (North Rhine-Westphalia) is the recognized doctor Ben Carson, who is now a Minister in the Cabinet of U.S. President Donald Trump. In 2016, the parents said that their difficult-to-visually-impaired daughter, Leah, had become a happy Teenager.

whence comes the Name “Siamese twins”?

conjoined twins are extremely rare. Estimated it comes to such a birth, for every 70,000 to 200,000 births. Is named the phenomenon after Chang and Eng Bunker, the today’s Thailand – came in 1811 in Siam, largely to the world and your life together remained axes. They were grown from the chest to the navel together, occurred in the circus and were 62 years old.

The oldest conjoined twins alive according to the Guinness book of world records of 2014 in the United States. Since its birth in 1951, Ronnie and Donnie Galyon share a abdomen.

Sebastian Fischer / Reuters topics in this article Siamese twins, Berlin, twins, Germany Charité USA

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