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'Perfect' Surgery on Baby's Swollen Head Performed

by Sheela Philomena on  May 15, 2013 at 2:15 PM General Health News   - G J E 4
Life-saving surgery has been successfully carried on an Indian baby suffering from a rare disorder that caused her head to swell to nearly double its size, says neurosurgeon.
 'Perfect' Surgery on Baby's Swollen Head Performed
'Perfect' Surgery on Baby's Swollen Head Performed
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"The surgery went perfectly, much better than expected," said Sandeep Vaishya after the procedure on 15-month-old Roona Begum.

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"It's definitely a success but it's too early to say what the quality of her future life will be like," Vaishya added, speaking exclusively to an AFP reporter inside the operating theatre at a hospital in New Delhi.

Source: AFP
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