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fetus

noun baby, embryo, genesis, immature stage, life, origination, seed, source, starting point, unborn young
See also: embryo
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Por otra parte, cuando hay una conjuncion grave los gemelos pueden fusionarse en un conglomerado de tejidos que imita un embarazo unico, lo cual puede confundirse con fetus in fetu o con teratoma.
Fetus in fetu or giant epignathus protruding from the mouth.
Doctors thought the bulge in his belly was a giant tumor, but they discovered during surgery that Bhagat suffered from a rare condition called fetus in fetu.
Teratomas display varying degree of differentiation ranging from primitive somatic elements to highly organized axial and metameric structures meriting in one extreme, the designation of fetus in fetu to highly mature elements Macroscopically teratomas can appear as a conglomeration of tissue with different colors and textures some of which may be recognizable as gross anatomical structures such as hair, teeth, and limbs (3).
A report of Fetus in fetu (FIF) by Murtaza et al.1 in Oman Medical Journal 25 (2010) was an interesting presentation.