Joy as conjoined twin babies separated

The 15-month-old girls from Bhutan are "doing very well", Australian surgeons say.

Australian surgeons separate conjoined twins from Bhutan

Headline Australian surgeons separate conjoined twins from Bhutan

Conjoined Bhutanese twins separated in Australia

Australian surgeons have successfully separated 15-month-old Bhutanese twins, Nima and Dawa, who had been joined at the torso.

Conjoined twins separation joy

An operation to separate Bhutanese twins Nima and Dawa at Melbourne's Royal Children's Hospital has been successful, doctors say.

Conjoined twins successfully separated in life-changing Melbourne surgery

The sisters are in recovery following the operation which took six hours to complete.

14-month-old twins Nima and Dawa Pelden were admitted to Melbourne's Royal Children's Hospital for the delicate procedure, and went in for the life-changing surgery at 8.30am this morning.

Conjoined twins Nima and Dawa successfully separated at Royal Children's Hospital in Melbourne Conjoined twins Nima and Dawa successfully separated in marathon surgery

After a marathon effort involving an 18-strong medical team, doctors at Melbourne's Royal Children's Hospital have successfully separated conjoined Bhutanese twins Nima and Dawa.

Conjoined twins separated in mammoth surgery

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

Conjoined twins Nima and Dawa 'doing well' after six-hour surgery

Bhutanese twins are in recovery after a successful operation to separate them.