5 People with Mysterious Extra Body Parts That Puzzled Even Doctors
3 George Lippert born in Germany with two hearts and three legs
Among people born with extra body parts, George Lippert was known as the three legged man. Born sometime in 1840, he worked in a circus and also took part in freak shows known as the three legged man on Earth. No one believed he had two hearts.
The truth revealed after his death
It was only known after his death from tuberculosis in 1906 that doctors found he had two hearts. An autopsy revealed that Lippert indeed had two hearts and spoke the truth.
4 Alfie Clamp was born with severe disabilities
Alfie Clamp was born blind and had several disabilities. DNA tests revealed that Alfie’s seventh Chromosome carried and extra strand of DNA which doctors had never even heard of before.
He can see today
He can see today but still suffers from health problems such as poor digestion, metabolic problems and muscle weakness. None of Alfoe’s family carried the extra gene.
5 Hannah Kersey suffers from a rare condition
The best among people with extra body parts, Hannah lives in England and has a rare condition that affects only one in 1 million women all over the world. It is called uterus didelphys which is an abnormal development of a woman’s reproductive organs. Kersey was born with two wombs which doctors never knew about until she gave birth to her first child.
She delivered triplets
Although Doctors said she could never become pregnant again, she did and gave birth to triplets conceived from two different eggs and fertilized by two different sperms. One of the eggs produced twins while the other a single baby.