Thoraco-omphalopagus asymmetric conjoined twins: report of a case and complete review of the literature.

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Thoraco-omphalopagus asymmetric conjoined twinning is a rare condition in which a grossly defective foetus (the parasite) is attached to the thorax and upper abdomen of the main foetus (the autosite). We describe a case of thoraco-omphalopagus asymmetric conjoined twins in which the autosite had an associated large-diameter omphalocoele that was… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.bjps.2013.06.022

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@article{Calderoni2014ThoracoomphalopagusAC, title={Thoraco-omphalopagus asymmetric conjoined twins: report of a case and complete review of the literature.}, author={Davi Reis Calderoni and Aline Mizukami and Paulo Henrique Facchina Nunes and Paulo Kharmandayan}, journal={Journal of plastic, reconstructive & aesthetic surgery : JPRAS}, year={2014}, volume={67 1}, pages={e18-21} }