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Posted by Trini Kid - - 0 comments

Sup Travellers?! Being born is usually as a direct result of someone else being pregnant but being pregnant is not as a direct result of being born unless you suffer from the condition, called fetus in fetu which is thought to occur in 1 in 500,000 births worldwide.

Just recently the Hong Kong Medical Journal reported on one incident of the strange condition which occurred in November 2010 in Hong Kong and was the second such case to be reported in the region. 

The reports say that a newborn girl was found to have been pregnant with two 8- to 10-week-old fetuses. Weighing half an ounce and a third of an ounce, they were far enough along to each have four limbs, a spine, a rib cage, intestines, and an anus, and to be connected through an umbilical cord to a single placenta-like mass.

"Since it is impossible for the little girl to have conceived the pregnancy on her own, the fertilization of the twin fetuses, of course, belongs to her parents, which has gone to the wrong place," a local doctor tells the South China Morning Post.

The baby girl carrying the fetuses underwent successful surgery to remove them at just two weeks of age.

It wouldn't have made much sense for the twins to actually be born healthy and well --- alive --- but since when did things have to make sense to be true? At least the girl made it and is expected to live a normal and healthy life. RIP to her twin siblings though. Anyway, my name is Trinikid and you've just been informed.