SAO PAULO A Brazilian 84 years old living in a 44 with a fetus inside, though, She explained, does not intend to it is removed, medics said on Saturday by the local press.
The discovery was made last Friday by the doctors after the old acudiera to a hospital in the city of Palmas, capital of Tocantins (north), after suffering nausea and stomach pains, explained the gynecologist Gesneria Saraiva Kratka the G1 news portal.
According to the doctor, the old woman reported that 44 years ago became pregnant and after feeling sharp pains in tummy was a healer because at the time there were no doctors in the town where she lived, Natividad.
"The man gave remedies and she says she felt better. Her belly did not grow more, the baby stopped moving and she thought she had miscarried, "said Saraiva Kratka.
According to the specialist, even though the fetus died, there was an "adaptation" in the body of the woman who allowed the elderly spend 44 years without suffering complications in her health.
"For the ultrasound was not possible to see the fetus. Ray made With the test you can see the face, the bones of the arms, legs, ribs and spine, "said Saraiva Kratka, adding that it appears that the fetus died between weeks 20 and 28 of gestation.
The old expressed her desire to continue as the fetus during the years had not thought about anything but the gynecologist insisted on the need for surgery to avoid future complications.
"It's supernatural, but she has had no complications. We will make new tests, scans for more details and then we'll talk with their families to see if they allow us to do the surgery, "he added.