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Medical Term:

gastrothoracopagus

Pronunciation: gas'tro-thor'a-kop'a-gus

Definition: Conjoined twins united at the thorax and abdomen.

See: conjoined twins, under twin

[gastro- + G. thorax, chest, + pagos, something fixed]

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