15-month-old Bhutanese twins joined at torso separated after 6 hr surgery in Australia | world news | Hindustan Times 15-month-old Bhutanese twins joined at torso separated after 6 hr surgery in Australia

The team of more than 20 doctors and nurses spent six hours operating on the pair, who shared a liver but no other major organs, to the relief of the surgeons.

Australian surgeons separate conjoined twins from Bhutan

Headline Australian surgeons separate conjoined twins from Bhutan

Surgeons in Australia separate conjoined girls from Bhutan

Conjoined twins from Bhutan were separated at an Australian hospital Friday in a delicate operation that divided their shared liver and reconstructed their abdomens.

Conjoined twins separation joy

An operation to separate Bhutanese twins Nima and Dawa at Melbourne's Royal Children's Hospital has been successful, doctors say.

Conjoined twins successfully separated in life-changing Melbourne surgery

The sisters are in recovery following the operation which took six hours to complete.

14-month-old twins Nima and Dawa Pelden were admitted to Melbourne's Royal Children's Hospital for the delicate procedure, and went in for the life-changing surgery at 8.30am this morning.

Conjoined twins Nima and Dawa successfully separated at Royal Children's Hospital in Melbourne Conjoined twins Nima and Dawa successfully separated in marathon surgery

After a marathon effort involving an 18-strong medical team, doctors at Melbourne's Royal Children's Hospital have successfully separated conjoined Bhutanese twins Nima and Dawa.

Joy as conjoined twin babies separated

The 15-month-old girls from Bhutan are "doing very well", Australian surgeons say.

14-month-old conjoined twins successfully separated in Melbourne

A large medical team at Melbourne's Royal Children's Hospital takes about six hours to separate Nima and Dawa Pelden, who were joined at the chest and shared a liver.

Conjoined twins Nima and Dawa 'doing well' after six-hour surgery

Bhutanese twins are in recovery after a successful operation to separate them.