Anaesthetic management of the surgical separation of a pair of thoracopagus-cardiopagus twins.

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We describe the anaesthetic management of the surgical separation of a pair of thoracopagus-cardiopagus twins with a common right atrium and a myocardial tissue bridge containing vascular channels between their ventricles. One of them died during the procedure, the surviving twin is now two years old. The survival of one twin for two years without… (More)

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@article{Suan1998AnaestheticMO, title={Anaesthetic management of the surgical separation of a pair of thoracopagus-cardiopagus twins.}, author={C B Suan and Roberto Socarr{\'a}s Ojeda and Jos{\'e} L Garc{\'i}a-Perla and Jeff Cerro and Dami{\'a}n Emilio Gibaja Romero and Juan Gilabert and Amagoia Gonz{\'a}lez and Guillermo Casas and Lorena Sanchez-Felipe and F Pe{\~n}asco and Jos{\'e} Ram{\'o}n Repullo}, journal={Paediatric anaesthesia}, year={1998}, volume={8 3}, pages={255-7} }