Muscat, A surgical team from the Royal Hospital (RH) Pediatric Surgery has succeeded in performing a rare surgery for an eight-month old baby with Fetus in Fetu condition.

 

The surgical team was led by Dr. Mohammed al-Sajwani, Head of Paediatric Surgery of RH, along with three Paediatric Surgeons; Dr. Said Bani Oraba, Dr. Mahmood Ibrahim and Dr. Mohammed Hamid, with the cooperation of anesthetists and nurses.

 

The patient’s post-surgery examinations and vital signs showed success and she was discharged after three days.

 

“Fetus in Feto” is a rare medical phenomenon that is estimated to occur in 1 in 500,000 live births.

 

Source: Oman News Agency

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