In China’s Hunan province was born a child with 15 fingers and 16 toes. Also the baby two palms on each hand and no thumbs, RIA Novosti reported.
It is noteworthy that the mother of a child similar anomaly: she has six fingers on his hands and feet.
The kid’s parents are trying to raise 30 thousand dollars for the surgery, via the Internet, they were able to collect more than 6 thousand. The doctors demanded the same amount, because the child will not only remove the extra fingers, but the creation of the thumbs.
Polydactyly (megapost) – a fairly common anatomical deviation, occurring in one out of five thousand newborns. Usually the extra finger removed in childhood.
With such an anomaly were born to celebrities such as Oprah Winfrey and Halle berry. «Record» belongs to the boy from India Akshata the Saxe, which has a total of 34 fingers 7 fingers and 10 toes.
In the spring of 2010 it was reported about the boy from the Chinese city of Shenyang, the administrative centre of Liaoning province, who was born with 31 fingers – 16 on the legs and 15 arms. He had surgery at 6 years of age.