A report shares a news of a baby born with 4 legs, 2 male sex organs at the Dhadeasugure Primary Health Centre (PHC) in Raichur in the early hours of Saturday. However, the doctor on duty during the labour of the mother said “It was a normal delivery,”.
“A woman delivered a baby with four legs and two male sex organs. Born to Lalitamma, 23, and Chennabasava, 26, residents of Puladinni village in Dadeasugure Hobali of Sindhanoore taluk in Raichur, the infant was taken to Vijayanagara Institute of Medical Sciences (VIMS), Ballari, on Saturday evening. The baby has been placed in neonatal care at VIMS.” said the report.
“I referred the family to VIMS. I spoke to the surgeons there on Sunday, and they told me that the baby was being kept under observation. I hope the infant becomes normal,” Dr Virupaksha, who was the doctor on duty at the delivery added.
Dr Divakar Gaddi at VIMS who is handling the case now said, “A team of surgeons is looking into the baby’s condition. It is a very challenging case for us.”