Given how infrequently twins suddenly and simultaneously die, this story could be getting more publicity. Instead, doctors are shrugging their shoulders, as if to say, “eh, whatever.”
Even more interesting, both babies, identical twin girls, aged 3.5-months and delivered via c-section, were found dead (by their poor momma) in their crib, both laying face up, PubMed reports.
Not surprisingly, both babies were healthy will no serious medical history. Two days before their death, both of the girls had received their second dose of oral polio, DPT, and their first dose of hepatitis B vaccines. They had a fever the day after the vaccines and were given a teaspoon of acetaminophen.