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A 40-year-old member asked:

Are conjoined twins attached at the head considered one person?

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Dr. Nikolaos Zacharias
Maternal-Fetal Medicine 27 years experience
Good one - no.: Although your question has metaphysical attributes, i would say that clearly cephalopagus conjoined twins are two genetically identical individuals fused at the head, but having separate brain anatomy and psyche.

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