Kerman, Iran-1 Feb 2011
An embryo baby was taken out of the belly of his brother, Sunday evening after 22 years by medical experts in Kerman hospital.
According to Mehr News Agency; the bulk is kept to the Bahonar hospital after get out of the patient’s body. The fetus has had the skull, spine, hair, teeth, nails and skin and is very similar to a baby.
The 22 year old boy has a good condition, and he has admitted in the hospital now.
The 22-year-old boy was born at a twin birth, and there has been created in some groups of physicians’ thought that this person is placed in his body other fetus during his fetal period. It has grown over the second fetus in another body after birth, and finally has become the figure.
The patient announced nausea and vomiting, when he was referred to hospital. Finally he was admitted because of abdominal pain severity and was operated after medical tests.
A member of the patient's physician, told reporters about the medical justification for this rare phenomenon: “patient who has suffered severe pain in the abdomen was operated on immediately, and a bulk were removed from the patient's abdomen.”
"The family said the son, was diagnosed with a tumor in the patient's body from the age of six months, but did not pursue this issue because it had caused no particular problem. More than three years ago was the mass growth, and finally led to prolonged pain for the young.” Hossein Houshyar said.
"The mass was taken out of the belly of this young, after two hours of surgery, and by qualified staff.” He added.
“There is the possibility of having a fetus in the body longer a fetus, as well as its gradual growth. But it is more scientific possibility, the mass is in fact a Tratma composed of different layers of embryonic, that has grown in the body of this individual.” Abdolreza Mahmoudi- a Kermani doctor- said
"embryo is formed of three layers, but this mass is probably composed of layers "extraderm", which causes the growth of skin, teeth and nails. These masses can be included "mesoderm" members and bones, which are in some cases also include layers "Andrew dermis" (including a colon and pancreatic tissues.)" Abdolreza Mahmoudi added
"embryo is formed of three layers, but this mass is probably composed of layers "extraderm", which causes the growth of skin, teeth and nails. These masses can be included "mesoderm" members and bones, which are in some cases also, include layers "endoderm" (including a colon and pancreatic tissues.)" A. Mahmoudi continued.
"This mass is observed, typically aged 20 to 40 years, and can be an adult Tratma includes three layers. This mass could grow in the chest and abdomen, and the only treatment is surgery." He said.