The newly separated twins Anias, left, and Jadon, right, in surgery at the Children's Hospital at Montefiore Medical Center on Friday. When it was official, the room burst into spontaneous applause.<br />
Nicole and Christian McDonald talk with Dr. Sanjay Gupta in the family waiting area as Goodrich's team works to separate Jadon and Anias. "When we sent them off this morning, to me, I felt at peace with it and just ready to handle what comes after," Nicole said.
Dr. James Goodrich, seated center left, leads a surgical team as they prepare to separate conjoined 13-month-old twins, Jadon and Anias McDonald, at the Children's Hospital at Montefiore Medical Center in the Bronx on Thursday.