Katie and Eilish: Siamese Twins (1992)

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Katie and Eilish are 3-year-old Siamese twins from Ireland. Their parents, Mary and Liam Holton, are faced with the hardest decision of their lives - should the twins be separated in a high-risk operation? If they go ahead it will be the most difficult operation of its kind ever undertaken. The operation went ahead but Katie died a few days later. Awarded gold medal at the New York Grand Awards Festival. See also Series 3D 25/02/93 for up-date.

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