(ABC7) – A woman from Mali has given birth to nine babies – two more than the seven that ultrasounds had detected – according to the country's Ministry of Health.
Ultrasounds done in Mali and Morocco indicated that Halima Cisse was pregnant with seven children – but on Tuesday, she gave birth to five girls and four boys, Fanta Siby, Mali's minister of health and social development, said in a statement.
Cisse was admitted to a Moroccan clinic following a two-week stay in a hospital in the Malian capital, Bamako, the statement added. All children were delivered by C-section, and mother and newborns are doing well, according to Siby.
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