Images of the birth of sextuplets
US, June 21, 2011
These wonderful images show the miraculous moment when Heather Carroll gives birth to sextuplets at a time interval of three minutes.
The multiple births were held by Caesarean section at Brookwood Medical Center in Birmingham, Alabama.
Five girls and a boy were born in good health and weighted between 500 grams and just over one kilogram.
50 professional participated in birth and babies came into the world crying and breathing on their own but were admitted to the hospital’s neonatal unit.
Heather and her husband had 3 children and now 9.