A team of Armenian surgeons headed by Gagaik Heboyan operated on a newborn girl weighing only 630 grams.
The surgery was conducted at intensive care unit of Yerevan-based Research Center of Maternal and Child Health Protection.
On June 26 the surgeons conducted ligation of a patent arterial duct in a newborn girl with a birth weight of 630 grams. The surgery was successful, baby girl is in a stable condition.
This is a patient with the lowest ever weight that underwent a surgery in Armenia.