The rehearsal for the separation of the Egyptian conjoined twins Hassan and Mahmoud took place at 4:00 pm on Wednesday, 25 February 2009.
The Head of the Multidisciplinary team Dr. Abdullah Al Rabeeah met with the Multidisciplinary team and reviewed the operative plan as well as meeting with the parents to explain the 15 hour procedure which will have 8 phases.
The team are comfortable with the plan and equipment and are fully prepared with moral being very high. The parents are also happy and confident with the surgical team and have given their consent with a 70% success rate.
We all pray for a successful outcome which will mark the 21st set to be separated.
We seek all your prayers for these beautiful children Hassan and Mahmoud.