Shocking: Complete “Twin” With Bone, Hair And Teeth Found Inside Woman’s BRAIN(Graphic Photo)


In a very shocking report by Mirror Uk , an embryonic twin

has been found inside a woman’s brain while she was

having surgery for a suspected tumour.

Doctors discovered the twin, known medically as a

‘ teratoma’ , complete with bone, hair and teeth, inside the

brain of Yamini Karanam, 26.

Yamini sought medical help last September when she

began to struggle with conversations and reading. “If a

couple of people were talking in the room, I wouldn’t

understand what was happening,” Yamini told NBC Los


“I just didn’t imagine any of this.”

Yamini Karanam found out her ‘tumour’ was actually her

embryonic twin

Doctors were initially unsure what was wrong with the PhD

student and performed keyhole surgery in her brain.

That was when surgeons made the amazing discovery and

removed the teratoma – Yamimi’s twin that never


Yamini, from Indiana, joked that the teratoma was was her

“evil twin sister who’s been torturing me for the past 26


Dr Hrayr Shahinian, at the Skullbase Institute in Los

Angeles, said it was only the second teratoma he had come

across out of up to 8,000 brain tumours he has removed.


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