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King Abdul Aziz Medical City has so far conducted 27 successful surgeries to separate Siamese twins from 16 different countries.
A BAHRAINI Siamese twin, who survived a complex operation to separate her from her sister in Saudi Arabia last month, has returned to Bahrain.
The article, dated Wednesday May 12, 1965, describes an operation to separate a pair of Siamese twins in Turin, Italy.
The delay was caused by studios' reluctance to back a comedy about Siamese twins.
Siamese twins Sanchia (left) and Eman Mowatt at their home in Great Barr; Picture, JOHN JAMES
The boys, who have wisps of dark curly hair, will be treated by surgeons in Dallas who specialise in separating Siamese twins.
Siamese twins, or conjoined twins as they are known in medical terms, occur in about one in 100,000 pregnancies.
One To Watch Joined: The World of Siamese Twins: A warm and personal insight into the unique problems faced by Siamese twins and how they and their parents learned to cope.
The exhibits of "Ursa the Bear Lady" from India, the Chinaman's long queue, a living Chinese beauty with feet of two and half inches long, the performing Siamese twins joined by a ligature at midtorso were all packaged as abnormal in bodies, clothes, and cultures.
The so-called Protective Sheet was recently involved in the separation of the Siamese twins.
Surgeons on Friday began a complicated and rare operation to separate a pair of 10-month-old Siamese twins from Nepal who are joined at the head, a hospital statement said.
It's all that's left after Siamese twins and Leo Frank (the lynched accused murderer-hero of Hal Prince's new show, Parade).