These amazing pictures show vets battling to remove a giant 1KG tumor from the heart of 10 metre long anaconda.
The 52kg serpent – named keow – was taken in by its worried owner after becoming tired and losing her appetite earlier this month in Bangkok, Thailand.
Vets performed x-rays and spotted the large growth around its heart then rushed her in for emergency surgery.
Dr Taweesak Anunsiriwattana and his team of two other surgeons and several nurses spent SEVEN hours operating on the snake on Monday to remove part of the tumour.
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