omphalopagus


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Related to omphalopagus: Siamese twins, conjoined twins

om·pha·lop·a·gus

(om'fă-lop'ă-gŭs),
Conjoined twins united at their umbilical regions. See: conjoined twins.
Synonym(s): monomphalus
[omphalo- + G. pagos, something fixed]

omphalopagus

omphalopagus

(ŏm″fă-lŏp′ă-gŭs) [″ + pagos, thing fixed]
Conjoined twins united at the abdomen.

omphalopagus

twins joined at the umbilicus.
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Separation of omphalopagus conjoined twins using combined caudal epidural-general anesthesia.
Omphalopagus (18%)--Joined at the anterior abdominal wall.
CASE REPORT: This report presents a case of thoraco omphalopagus conjoined twin, which was referred from a village area, with features of obstructed labor in obstetrics and gynecology department in our hospital.
Omphalopagus (18%), joined at the anterior abdominal wall
5%), omphalopagus (10%), parasitic twins (10%) and craniopagus (6%).