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Separated twin girl has successful heart surgery

Original post made on Nov 16, 2007

One of the conjoined twin 2-year-old girls who underwent successful separation surgery at Lucile Packard Children's Hospital in Palo Alto has undergone cardiac surgery to repair a heart defect.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Friday, November 16, 2007, 11:16 AM

Comments (4)

Posted by Bruce, a resident of Barron Park
on Nov 16, 2007 at 12:16 pm

May they continue to get stronger and stronger so that they can travel home to Costa Rica soon.


Posted by TK, a resident of Adobe-Meadows
on Nov 16, 2007 at 12:34 pm

No, they plan to stay right here. See the girls were considered one person when they arrived, but now that they're split, one of the girls is a U.S. Citizen and will become the anchor baby for the entire family! What a happy ending!


Posted by Resident, a resident of Another Palo Alto neighborhood
on Nov 16, 2007 at 12:37 pm

TK

Where do you get your information? The media reports I have heard mention that they are part of a large group of siblings and are looking forward to returning home with their mother to the rest of the family in Costa Rica.


Posted by Danny, a resident of Crescent Park
on Nov 16, 2007 at 2:38 pm

Seems to be TK is being sarcastic -- and likely is not a big fan of immigration.


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