Mom Thought She Was Having One Child. Then Doctors Noticed Two Extra Limbs Behind The Baby’s Back

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Image: AdvocateHealthCare

When a baby girl was born in Ivory Coast, on the west coast of Africa, everything seemed normal at first. Her mother chose to call her Dominique. On closer inspection, though, it was clear that there was something extraordinary about the baby girl.

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Image: YouTube/AdvocateHealthCare

As soon as she was born, it was obvious to the doctors that Dominique was an unusual baby. For one, something could be seen poking out from behind her head. But what they found there was truly unbelievable.

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Image: Facebook/Nancy Swabb
Image: Facebook/Nancy Swabb

Protruding out from behind Dominique’s neck was what appeared to be a foot. Looking closer, however, doctors could see that there wasn’t just a foot but also two legs. And they appeared to be growing out of the baby’s back.

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