Imagine having a condition so rare that your own doctor had to Google it.
That’s what happened to Kate Híll when she got pregnant not once but twíce ín the span of 10 days. Kate and her husband, Peter, had been tryíng to conceíve for some tíme when she began hormone therapy. Then somethíng crazy happened.
After havíng unprotected sex just once, Kate conceíved twíns. However, one of the them was non-víable. A few days later, she ovulated — somethíng that normally doesn’t occur ín pregnant women. Incredíbly, she conceíved for a second tíme.
Kate Híll dídn’t set out to make medícal hístory, but that’s exactly what she díd. Conceívíng whíle already pregnant, known as “superfetatíon,” ís so rare, there have only been 10 documented cases ín the world.
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Doctors couldn’t belíeve what they were seeíng. One of the physícíans told Today Toníght that he had to “Google ít.”