Surgeons place baby’s heart into body

China Daily (Canada) - - CHINA -

A 2-month-old baby un­der­went surgery in Nan­jing, to place her heart, which was par­tially out­side of her body, fully into her tho­racic cav­ity, Yangtze Evening News re­ported. The baby, whose home is in neigh­bor­ing An­hui prov­ince, was born with part of her heart ex­posed. Doc­tors said any stim­u­la­tion or touch could have in­jured the heart and caused death.

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