Monday, January 18, 2010
Tallest Meets Smallest
According to the British "Mail Online", tallest met smallest last week.
Turkish farm worker Sultan Kosen (8ft 1") met He PingPing (2ft 5.4") last week.
"Born and raised in the Mardin province of Turkey, Kosen's height is due to a condition known as pituitary gigantism.
At the opposite end, He PingPing, 21, suffers from a condition known as Primordial Dwarfism.
According to his father, at birth he was small enough to fit into the palm of his parent's hand."
Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/worldnews/article-1243272/Worlds-apart-The-moment-tallest-man-meets-smallest-time.html#ixzz0czAomv0v