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duplicitas anterior


Definition: conjoined twins in which there are two thoraces and two heads and a single pelvis with one pair of lower limbs.

See: conjoined twins, under twin

Synonym(s): catadidymus

See Also: cephalodidymus, ileadelphus, iliadelphus

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