Mumbai: Kharghar doctor removes dead twin to help his brother live
| Sunday | 22nd September, 2019
In a complex procedure, the life of a foetus was saved by removing its dead twin.
Sangam and Priti Iyer, residents of Sanpada in Navi Mumbai, have been praying for a child ever since they got married 11 years ago.
The decision was taken to remove the dead twin surgically and observe uterine activity for 24 hours.
Foetus B thrived and after one more cervical stitch, pregnancy continued till 25 weeks and 6 days.
"My baby narrowly escaped death, and we will now be able to live life the way we have always dreamed of."
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