A baby born in Hong Kong was pregnant with her own siblings at the time of her birth, according to a new report of the infant's case. The baby's condition, known as fetus-in-fetu, is incredibly rare, occurring in only about 1 in every , births. It's not clear exactly why it happens. Draion Burch, an obstetrician and gynecologist in Pittsburgh, who goes by Dr. The World Health Organization considers a tiny fetus found within an infant to be a kind of teratoma, or tumor, rather than a normally developing fetus. But the doctors who treated the baby girl wrote that rather than a teratoma, the tiny fetuses may instead be the remains of sibling twins that were absorbed during the pregnancy. The newborn baby was referred to Dr. Yu Kai-man, an obstetrician and gynecologist at Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Hong Kong, because the baby was suspected to have a tumor, according to the case report. The mother's prenatal ultrasound had revealed an unusual mass within the infant, but it was unclear to the doctors exactly what the mass was.
Singer joins parade of stars revealing their pregnant belly on magazine covers.
The year-old songstress stripped off for some of the pictures which she shared Thursday with the caption: 'I have three hearts' in reference to her two babies. Hold me tight: Wow! Beyonce, who is expecting twins, shared an intimate insight into her pregnancy atop life with her husband Jay Z and daughter Blue Ivy in an onslaught of personal snaps shared to her website on Thursday. She added a caption, reading: 'We would like to share our love and happiness. We have been blessed two times over. We are incredibly grateful that our family will be growing by two, and we thank you for your well wishes.
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Carey is weeks away from giving birth to twins -- a boy and a girl -- with her husband Nick Cannon. But already the girl is showing signs of being her mother's daughter. We didn't start shooting until a. Carey is referring to her scare on March 27, her 42nd birthday, when she was rushed to the hospital after having premature contractions. We have a few more weeks 2 go but- wow!!! A day later, she posted the photo of her painted belly with a butterfly and the words "dem babies" painted on it. In the past, pregnant Carey has lamented about her swollen fingers, super-sensitive nose and unparalleled taste buds while. The pop diva joins a parade of other stars, including Christina Aguilera and Claudia Schiffer, who have bared their pregnant bellies for a magazine cover. At the time, the star of "Ghost" was pregnant with daughter Scout, now Cindy Crawford followed on the June cover of W magazine with a caption that said "Move over, Demi.
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