Shocking: Baby born with heart outside his body in Yobe (photo & video)

This adorable baby was yesterday born with his heart outside his body at a local hospital in Gaidam area of Yobe state.

heart outside body


Photos were shared online by Hausa Facebook page Rariya who also said the baby was immediately rushed to University Teaching Hospital, Maiduguri, Borno State for a life saving surgery.

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This extremely rare condition called ectopia cordis affects just eight in every million births.

I saw the video of this adorable baby’s heart beating right outside his body also shared by Rariya and it shocked the hell out of me. Oh Lord!

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