Facts About Conjoined Twins.


Conjoined Twins?

That sounds strange and rare to ear, right?Like if it's very possible to have such in existence. But Yes, they are in existence, they are real! Just that nature made them so. But then, let know what they actually mean and talk brief of the their History.

According to research, conjoined twins are twins that are physically joined at birth, sometimes sharing organs, and in some cases separable by surgery which then depends on the level or height of fusion.

Also, Conjoined twins, also known as Siamese twins, are identical twins joined in utero. A very rare phenomenon, the occurrence is estimated to range from 1 in 49,000 births to 1 in 189,000 births, with a somewhat higher incidence in Southwest Asia and Africa. Approximately half are stillborn, and an additional one-third die within 24 hours. Most live births are female, with a ratio of 3:1. this was coming from Wikipedia.

Conjoined twins have been a constant source of fascination, A center of attraction when found in public both in real life and pop culture. It's easy to see why two heads on one body, seen in this 1970 photo of these twins, might generate curiosity. They've appeared in other fantastical ventures, like Big Fish, as well as more true-to-life situations.

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