Special Delivery as Twins Are Born 24 Days Apart

Lindalva Pinheiro da Silva was just 24 weeks pregnant with twin boys when her water broke.
1:31 | 06/10/14

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They are twins but they don't -- -- birthday in fact -- Andrei is more than three weeks older than his brother Renaldo. But both boys are thriving after -- rare and risky delayed delivery that has exceeded every expectation. This was unique. In many ways. Including that's both twins are doing well. The challenge began when mom -- to -- went into labor only 24 weeks into her pregnancy. Doctors at -- tried to stop the contractions at four days later a very premature Alice Andrei was born -- brain to hear his -- and he did. And it was a relief you know because. We kneel in -- there was 50% chance -- not survive doctors here -- baby number one in intensive care. And told mom and dad it was time to consider keeping baby number two in mom's womb a little longer I -- and sirens. I said -- don't think it is -- -- -- didn't know all of these are responsible but doctors explained a delayed twin delivery could be done and Linda was a perfect candidate. In either live in there. He is fine his art is being well so then as they were okay so -- mr. brain. A healthy Rinaldo would be scored 24 days later weighing in a full pound more than his Big Brother lieutenant Tom moms -- Be grateful for every day -- yourself pregnant man nannies and now that we can try to get kids -- as long as we possibly can. And this is just a perfect example.

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