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Once-Conjoined Twins to Mark Surgery at VCU One Year Later

Two little girls from the Dominican Republic who underwent 20 hours of surgery to separate them are celebrating one year since undergoing the procedure in Richmond.


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Former Conjoined Twins Continue Recovery In Virginia

“They are enjoying life now that they’re separated,” said their mother, Lisandra Sanatis. “They enjoy seeing themselves as individuals.”