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Extremely rare birth defects

Baruipur: A baby that was born with an additional pair of limbs at Baruipur Hospital, near Kolkata on Nov.3, 2014. (Photo: IANS)

Extremely rare birth defects

Yahoo India20 June 2012

Birth defects like the Mermaid syndrome, a deformity where the legs are fused together, Craniopagus, a phenomenon where twins are joined at the head, and Dicephalic parapagus, a condition of having two heads, occur rarely but prove challenging to the medical world.From Pakistan to Brazil to more recently India- conjoined twins radhana and Stuti will be operated in the same hospital they were born and abandoned by their parents.