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How long was the longest surgery ever performed and how did the surgeons take breaks?

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Stories about multi hour surgeries are common, but what is the longest surgery ever performed and how did the hospital keep the surgeons from getting fatigued and making mistakes? 

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Well I don't know if it's the longest surgery, but there was an operation performed, that took almost thirty hours, to separate two boys who were joined at the top of their heads. The operation was a success and both boys survived.

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