Wednesday, January 12, 2011
A TEENAGER TRAPPED IN THE BODY OF A BABY
Her name is Brooke Greenberg, she is17 years old and a rare disease prevents her growing. Still retains "milk" teeth, weighs just over 7 kilos and measured 75 centimeters.
Doctors have not yet been diagnosed with the disease, Brooke lives trapped in the body of a baby, at age 17. His case has led experts to direct their gaze to the keys of genetics to decipher the aging of the human body.
Brooke has suffered several health problems that have put their lives at risk, such as stroke, spasms and respiratory difficulties, this is because despite his aging body is not present outside their organs deteriorate over time.