Lui Hua suffers from a rare condition known as macrodactyly. When he was hospitalized in Shanghai on July 2007, his left thumb measured 10.2 inches and his index finger measured close to 12. On July 20 surgeons undertook a seven-hour operation to reduce the size of Liu’s fingers and thumb. Doctors removed 11 pounds of
A Moscow man visits a hospital to correct his bizarre backwards knees.
This is Stephan Bibrowski better known as Lionel the Lion-Faced Man. He was a famous sideshow performer who lived from 1891–1932. His whole body was covered with long hair that gave him the appearance of a lion. Bibrowski was born in Warsaw in Poland with one-inch hair covering his body. His mother blamed the
Jerly Lyngdoh – who lives with his farmer parents in Meghalaya, northern India – looks like any other tot with his tiny head and delicate 2ft 9ins long body. But it’s only when he opens his mouth to reveal a full set of adult teeth that the truth about the world’s oldest baby is revealed.
This bizarre-looking baby with frog eyes was born in Chariot Nepal in 2006. The neck-less baby with its head almost totally sunk into the upper part of the body and with extraordinarily large eyeballs literally popping out of the eye-sockets, was born to Nir Bahadur Karki and Suntali Karki at the Gaurishnkar Hospital in Charikot.
The Chilean man who has covered his body in Julia Roberts tattoos. Miljenko Parserisas Bukovic is a newspaper vendor from Valparaiso in Chile who has spent the last ten years – and about $3000 – having 82 portraits of the actress tattooed on his torso and arms. Mr Bukovic, 56, started his collection after watching Miss
The son of a Nepalese fruit seller has been declared the shortest man in the world, by Guinness World Records officials. 18 year old Kahagendra Thapa Magar is just 64cm (26.4in tall. “We are very proud of our son,” said his father, Rup Bahadur Thapa Magar. “Our dreams have finally come true.” Magar’s family has