Heteropagus: A case report

Academic Article


  • A rare case of heteropagus is reported. An apparently normal female neonate presented with a mass in the lumbosacral area which bore an additional limb, a pair of breasts with nipples and aerola, and an anus with a blind pouch. The mass with the appendages was successfully removed by surgery and the baby is progressing normally.
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    Author List

  • Sathiakumar N; Ifere OAS; Salawu SAI; Mbamali EI
  • Start Page

  • 38
  • End Page

  • 41
  • Volume

  • 8
  • Issue

  • 1