Huaxi – A two-year-old boy from Huaxi in China has had a surgery to have his parasitic twin removed from inside his stomach after he was diagnosed as ‘pregnant’, Daily Mail reports.
The boy, Xiao Feng was admitted to hospital after his stomach became so swollen that he found it difficult to breathe. After x-rays and MRI scans, doctors discovered that Feng had the undeveloped foetus of his twin inside his stomach.
Conjoined twins occur when the egg cell fails to fully separate after fertilization.
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