prosopopagus

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pros·o·pop·a·gus

(pros'ō-pop'ă-gŭs),
Unequal conjoined twins in which the parasite, in the form of a tumorlike mass, is attached to the orbit or cheek of the autosite. See: conjoined twins.
Synonym(s): prosopagus
[prosopo- + G. pagos, something fastened]

prosopopagus

(prŏs″ō-pŏp′ă-gŭs) [″ + pagos, a thing fixed]
Unequal conjoined twins in which the parasite is attached to some part of the face other than the jaw.