Baby born with two faces in India fighting for life (Warning: Graphic content)

Published: August 27, 2014

VANCOUVER DESI

A baby born with two faces and four eyes is fighting for her life at a hospital in western India, according to Ruptly.

The baby was born on August 22 at the hospital and is in serious condition, says Dr. Suresh Shrisat, who works at the Civil Hospital of Khatav.

He says such births are very rare — one in a hundred thousand, and the chances of survival are very low.

The hospital paediatrician is attending the baby and trying to save her life, Dr Shirsat says.

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In this picture taken 07 May 2005 at a children's hospital in Srinagar, a new-born baby with "twinheads" lies in his bed. Scores of local people thronged the hospital to get a glimpse of the baby after a Kashmiri woman gave birth 05 May to a child with "twinheads" in a very rare case. The baby has been under medical observation since his birth. SAJJAD HUSSAIN/AFP/Getty Images


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