The surgeon removed a tumor weighing 4.5 kg from a 14-year-old resident of Cuba : In the World : Vladim

News 26 December, 2017

The young resident of Cuba will be removed from the face of swelling with the face, which weighs 4.5 kilograms. Surgery doctors from Miami.


According to media reports, in a short time in one of the American clinics will be surgery to remove a 4.5-pound tumor from Cuban teenager. The build-up is on the face of 14-year-old boy, the child suffers prostaticescoy fibrous dysplasia for the past ten years.

Initially the guy didn’t feel the tumor, but a few years ago in the area of his nose began to grow dobrokachestvenno tumor, which prevented him to eat normally and to breathe. As a result, the doctors decided to remove the mass. Cuban doctors refused to perform such an operation, a surgeon from Miami gave consent for the operation, which will be held in mid-January. It should also be noted that the tumour because of their size are capable of killing the boy, or break his neck.