A woman in Lagos has reportedly given birth to a two-headed baby, on Tuesday, December 13th, in a Med-In Specialist Hospital located at Oshogbo Street in Ogudu, Lagos,leaving Ogudu residents in shock.
Doctors who took the delivery, said the baby was born around 6:30pm on Tuesday through an elective caesarean section.
News report had it that at the hospital on Wednesday, the baby was resuscitated and transferred to the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH) for advance care.
“As I speak to you, the mother doesn’t know the condition of the babies. She still believes and expects to carry her twins. We haven’t told her yet. Only her husband was brought into the theatre to see his children and he was the one who went with the doctors to LUTH,” said one the nurse.
Another nurse also in the delivery room, said they had prepared two cots for each of the twins but were shocked when they saw that they were conjoined.