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See Sickness That Makes Teenager Looks Older Than Expected

The world is changing as news diseases emerge around the world, a new virus has been found and this type of virus is hilarious with it’s nature of curse.

A teenage girl from China with rare condition looks more older than her age, due to a sickness called Progeria.

Progeria is a rare syndrome, characterise by physical symptoms, like wrinkled skin, sags, and mostly surfaces from the age of 13, it affects people of all gender, studies shows that about 1 in every 4 million babies are born with it worldwide.

It is caused by a single gene mutation the gene, known as lamin A (LMNA), can be inherited.

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Xiaofeng started experiencing this at a tender age everything started loosening, at six the situation worsen, she was looking aged already.

The young Xiaofeng inherited hers from her mother, and was said to have affected her skin with the exception of her organs.

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Her misfortune has caused her to suffer from rare premature ageing, now she has been given a new face.

According to the hospital director, Shi Lingzhi, “during the surgery her skin which is very loose lacks elasticity”.

“We transplanted skin from other parts of her body to her face, such as from the outside of her thigh.”

Source: www.micnaij.com
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