Conjoined twins successfully separated in 6-hour surgery

Twin sisters are recovering and sleeping apart for the first time in their 15 months of life after undergoing a six-hour separation surgery.

18 surgeons successfully separated a pair of conjoined twins in six hours 18 surgeons successfully separated a pair of conjoined twins in six hours

15-month-old Nima and Dawa are happy and healthy after their six-hour surgery today, overseen by 18 doctors.

14-month-old conjoined twins successfully separated in Melbourne

A large medical team at Melbourne's Royal Children's Hospital takes about six hours to separate Nima and Dawa Pelden, who were joined at the chest and shared a liver.

The operation to separate conjoined Bhutanese twins Nima and Dawa has begun in Melbourne and is expected to...

Conjoined Bhutanese twins enter separation surgery in Melbourne

Conjoined Bhutanese twins Nima and Dawa have entered the operating theatre to undergo life-changing separation surgery in Melbourne.

Conjoined twins separated in mammoth surgery

CONJOINED twins Nima and Dawa Pelden have been successfully separated by a team of 18 surgeons and specialists.