A newborn baby girl in Hong Kong who appeared to have something unusual in her abdomen. This is exactly the case of Baby giving birth to babies. Yes, you read it right!
doctors diagnosed the masses found in a 9-pound infant as tumors. But the baby was carrying something else. She was carrying twin fetuses of her siblings!
More research showed that the fetuses, with a combined weight of less than an ounce were 8-10 weeks old. Each fetus was found to have its own rib cage, spine, umbilical cord, brain matter, intestines, and 4 limbs.
This is one unbelievable rare condition known as fetus-in-fetu, occurring in only about 1 in every 500,000 births.
According to the case study published in the Hong Kong Medical Journal this month, this happens when a partially developed fetus becomes incorporated into a normally developing fetus (its twin) in the womb.
“The baby girl was obviously too young to have conceived the fetuses herself. Instead, it’s likely that the girl was once