Is this a picture of a surgeon holding a 21-week old fetus?
Picture of a Surgeon Holding Hands With a 21-week Old Fetus- Truth! & Disputed! A picture is being circulated that says it is from surgery on a 21-week-old fetus…and the fetus is holding a doctor’s hand. The surgery cited in this story did take place, but the accounts of what actually happened are hotly disputed.
Did the baby reach out to the doctor after being anesthetized?
“The baby did not reach out. The baby was anesthetized. The baby was not aware of what was going on.” Michael Clancy, who owns the copyright to the photo, was stunned by Bruner’s comments and maintains that they do not fit what he saw happen during the surgery and when he took his pictures.
Did baby reach out and grab baby’s hand during surgery?
Bruner confirmed that the surgery and the photo were real but said that it was “not true” that the baby reached out of the womb and grabbed his hand, as some of the forwarded emails alleged. “ Samuel and his mother, Julie, were under anesthesia and could not move,” he said. “The baby did not reach out.
Was the baby aware of what was happening during the surgery?
The baby was not aware of what was going on.” 3 (The dubious veracity of the photographer’s version of events is highlighted by the disclaimer he appended to it on his web site, stating that it represented his “opinion of the events as they took place during the surgery for Samuel.”)
Did a fetus reach out during an in-the-womb surgery?
A photograph supposedly captured a fetus reaching out towards the surgeon during an in-the-womb surgery. A photograph shows a fetus reaching out towards the surgeon during an in-the-womb surgery. A picture began circulating in November.
What is the name of the 21 week old baby?
The 21-week-old unborn baby is named Samuel Alexander Armas, and is being operated on by a surgeon named Joseph Bruner. The baby was diagnosed with spina bifida and would not survive if removed from the mother’s womb.