A Baby Born with a Tail in China
Medicine in China found an unusual condition in a baby in China. Baby girl who was given the name of Hong Hong, was born with a tail on her backside.
Medicine in China found an unusual condition in a baby. As reported by the Anhui Daily Market and quoted from Ananova.com, Monday (8/3/2010), baby girl who was given the name of Hong Hong, was born with a tail on her backside. On the back of the baby’s 4-month-old girl was found in 12.7 centimeters long tails.
The baby’s father (Hou) lived in the city Lixing, eastern Anhui province, China. Hou said he was surprised to see the condition of his daughter who was born with a tail. He actually intends to cut the tail of the moment after his daughter was born, but doctors advised forbade. The doctor suggested to wait, because the newborn is too weak to undergo surgery.
The father was a routine check these tails. He hoped that the tail is rapidly shrinking, but it happened just the opposite. Currently tail grow two times larger than before.
The results of X-ray examination showed that the extra skin tumors associated with fat in the baby’s spine. Doctor Sun (doctors at Children’s Hospital Anhui Province) states, the baby’s surgery a success, but it is still too early to say whether further treatment is needed.