Wednesday, October 30, 2013

What is gigantism?
Andrew, Caoimhe, Hunter, Katelynne

Gigantism is a disease that starts during childhood. It can be caused by a benign tumour It is uncommon to get. It makes you grow and cannot stop except by surgery to the pituitary gland. Robert Wadlow was the tallest man. He was 8' 11'' tall. He was only 22 years old when he died. Doctors thought he would keep on growing if he had lived.