8-Limbed Girl Recovering From Surgery

It was only for a few moments, but it was enough: Little Lakshmi Tatma showed the world that she is doing OK. The 2-year-old Indian girl who had extra arms and legs removed last week in a marathon surgery made her first public appearance since the operation at a news conference this afternoon at Sparsh Hospital in Bangalore. Lakshmi is out of the intensive care unit and, doctors say, on her way to a long and slow recovery. "She is coping very well, and she is stable," said chief surgeon...Full Story
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