World's most disturbing images: Women with three legs and four breasts
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Blanche Dumas, a woman with three legs and two vaginas (and four breasts too) had been known to have a bizarre sexual relation with Juan Baptista Dos Santos, a man with three legs and two genitals homself. This photograph features Blanche from the rear.
- 3 of 9Does anybody think long fingernails today show status?As a symbol of high social standing, long fingernails date back to the Qing dynasty where long nails was seen as a sign of aristocracy. Men would often grow their nails so that they do not have to do any physical work because it would typically break the fignernails.A person with long nails on all ten fingers cannot do many things such as open cokes, be a road worker, a builder, or a typist. This is particularly true if fingernails were 2-3cm or longer.
- 4 of 9John Aasen's skeleton, was the tallest skeleton to be employed as part of a slideshow in the museum. He was 7-feet-and-half-inches(214cm) tall. Due to his height, he also worked in Holywood as one of the tallest actors in history.His mother, Kristi Danielsen, was the tallest Norwegian lady, with a height of almost 7-feet-and-three-inches (220 cm). But no evidence has found in her case so far. He was also known as 'silent Hollywood actor'.
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The man pictured in the photograph had got both his legs and an arm crushed by a railroad car. He was the second successful triple amputee in the US after losing the three limbs.
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This is a wax model of Madame Dimanche, also known as Widow Sunday. She was a French woman living in Paris in the early 19th century. At the age of 76 she began to grow a 24.9cm horn from her forehead before it was successfully removed by a famed French surgeon. A wax model of her head is on display at the Mutter Museum, in Pennsylvania.
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The deformed feet above are the result of a birth defect. These can occur not just in the feet but on the hands also. These deformities were often attributed to “germ or sperm”.
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Cyclopia is a rare birth defect in which the body is unable to properly separate the two eye sockets so they remain merged as one. The majority of babies suffering this disease are stillborn but if they survive it is not usually for more than a few hours. The photo shows one such unfortunate new born.
- 9 of 9This rather unfortunate woman suffered from bilateral hypertrophy of both breasts. Amazingly she survived an operation to remove them both. After removal the left breast weighed close to 8 Kg and the right close to 20 Kg.Hypertrophy of the breast is a rare medical condition of the breast connective tissues. The indication is a breast weight that exceeds approximately 3% of the total body weight. There are varying definitions ranging from an excessive breast tissue, that is the expected breast tissue plus extraordinary breast tissue.