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This Video Of A Sick Baby Gorilla Being Reunited With Her Mother Is All A Bit Too Much To Take

After almost two weeks of constant veterinarian care, due to a collapsed lung and pneumonia, the 12-day-old baby gorilla was physically introduced to her mother.

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The baby gorilla, born via c-section at the San Diego Zoo, was finally reunited with her mother, Imani, after 12 days in veterinarian care.

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Since the physical introduction yesterday, Imani has been constantly cradling and carrying the baby around.

The San Diego Zoo couldn't hold back tears during the introduction.

#Gorilla mom Imani was physically reunited with her baby girl yesterday! You might need tissues for this video: http://t.co/Xs9aIBUNZM

San Diego Zoo Safari@sdzsafaripark

#Gorilla mom Imani was physically reunited with her baby girl yesterday! You might need tissues for this video: http://t.co/Xs9aIBUNZM

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BUT EVERYTHING SEEMS TO BE OKAY NOW!

AP Photo/San Diego Zoo Safari Park/Matt Gelvin

Associate director of veterinary services at the park, Nadine Lamberski, said last week the unnamed gorilla is developing quickly and normally after undergoing surgery for a collapsed lung.

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