The Tragic Story of the First Man Who Separated Conjoined Twins

Although separating conjoined twins is a risky operation even today, the first successful separation of conjoined twins happened in 1689, by a gifted surgeon who came to a very bad end. Learn all about the first person who trained to perform this procedure, and how such a feat was accomplished in the seventeenth… » 12/28/12 4:00pm 12/28/12 4:00pm