Conjoined twins separated after long legal battle

Dyer, Clare
November 2000
BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);11/11/2000, Vol. 321 Issue 7270, p1175
Academic Journal
Reports on the November 2000 surgical separation of conjoined twins in Manchester, England. Details of the operation, which resulted in the death of the weaker twin; Ruling of a High Court judge that the operation could be performed without parental consent; Outlook for the surviving twin's recovery and degree of disability.


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