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Description: Most conjoined twins are now evaluated for surgery to attempt to separate them into separate functional bodies. One real-life occurrence that can produce boy-girl twins who are genetically identical but who do not bear a strong visual resemblance , is when a zygote that is 46,XY a normal healthy boy , undergoes incomplete mitosis in the womb. Community Dashboard Random Article About Us Categories Recent Changes. The idea of using twins to measure the influence of heredity dates back to , when the English scientist Francis Galton first suggested the approach and coined the phrase "nature and nurture". The twin at right in the image is shown in the coronal plane with the head pointing rightwards.