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August 25, 2019

Houston woman 1 in 4.7 billion — gives birth to sextuplets

March 16, 2019
Thelma Chiaka with (l. to r.) Ebere Ofor, Dr. Ziad Haidar who delivered the babies and Dr. Israel Simchowit. (The Woman’s Hospital of Texas)

A woman in Houston gave birth to six children on Friday, according to the The Woman’s Hospital of Texas.

Thelma Chiaka is doing well, the hospital said, after giving birth to two sets of twin boys and one set of twin girls, Zina and Zuriel, between 4:50 and 4:59 Friday morning. Chiaka said she was still coming up with names for the four boys.


According to the hospital, the odds of having sextuplets are estimated at 1 in 4.7 billion.

The babies are in stable condition in the hospital’s advanced neonatal intensive care unit.

The Woman’s Hospital of Texas claims to deliver the most babies in the state, over 10,000 a year.

The hospital has served the women of Texas for over 40 years.

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