Baby born with 31 fingers
Doctors at their local hospital in Hunan, in central China, Baby will need to undergo surgery between six months and a year before his bones set.
Doctors said that surgeries will be very difficult and are likely to cost tens of thousands of dollars, which the family can’t afford.
Polydactyly is a condition in which a person has more than five fingers per hand or five toes per foot.
She says there was no indications of his deformities in any of her pre-natal scans, according to the People’s Daily.
The mother even visited a special maternity hospital to get a three-dimensional ultrasound and was again told that the baby was fine.
A total of 31 fingers and toes for a three-month baby passed by his mother, C China’s Hunan Province pic.twitter.com/O4qyNM5zn8
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Honghong has eight toes on each of his feet. One of his hands has eight fingers, while the other has seven. He has no thumbs and has two palms on each hand.
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