The separation of Guatemalan craniopagus twins

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The particularities of the surgical procedure for the separation of craniopagi twins performed at UCLA in 2002 are presented. The main difficulty for the neurosurgeons was that the twins shared a common sagittal sinus and that one of the sisters had a poorly developed collateral venous system, thus anticipating a set of postoperative clinical problems… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00381-004-0979-2

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@article{Frazee2004TheSO, title={The separation of Guatemalan craniopagus twins}, author={John G. Frazee and Itzhak Fried and Henry K. Kawamoto and Jorge Antonio Lazareff and Jaime Nieto and Swati Patel and Mark M. Urata and Barbara van de Wiele}, journal={Child's Nervous System}, year={2004}, volume={20}, pages={593-600} }