A 25 year old woman named Halima Cisse has given birth to nine babies after undergoing cesarean section in Morocco (Africa). Based on initial scans doctors were expecting 7 babies as they failed to spot 2 babies. The mother and all the babies are doing fine. The nonuplets includes five girls and five boys.
Her husband speaking to media told he is very happy. This unique case created sensation and is seeking attention of many people all across the world.
What is multiple pregnancy?
When a women gives birth to twins or triplets or more in a single delivery it’s termed as multiple pregnancies. It’s a rare case – occurring once in 50 pregnancies.
What causes multiple pregnancy?
Multiple pregnancy occurs when more than one egg is fertilized by a man’s sperm. It can also happen when a fertilized egg splits into two or more embryos that grows into two or more babies.