The Heartbreaking True Story Of Conjoined Twins Abby And Brittany Hensel

These Two Survived Against All Odds


The prognosis looked grim for Abby and Brittany on the day they were born. Most doctors involved in their care informed their parents that they probably wouldn’t survive the night. Surprisingly, these two little girls beat the odds.

Only one percent of conjoined twins survive for more than a day. Sometimes, one twin can be given a greater chance of survival if a separation procedure is attempted. Doctors were confident that the twins wouldn’t survive a separation surgery.