Medical Mysteries: From the Bizarre to the Deadly ... the Cases That Have Baffled Doctors

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Medical Mysteries takes you to the front lines of the medical fringe, where absolutely anything is possible

From the files of the hit ABC primetime show Medical Mysteries comes this impossible-to-put-down collection of the strangest medical stories you are ever likely to hear. Learn about the man who seems to be turning into a tree; the woman who's seasick—on land; the ...

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Overview

Medical Mysteries takes you to the front lines of the medical fringe, where absolutely anything is possible

From the files of the hit ABC primetime show Medical Mysteries comes this impossible-to-put-down collection of the strangest medical stories you are ever likely to hear. Learn about the man who seems to be turning into a tree; the woman who's seasick—on land; the little girl who was born with all her organs reversed; and the musician who can hear everything inside his body—even his eyeballs moving back and forth in their sockets..

Put yourself in the examination room as doctors uncover and try to cure the most bizarre of medical conditions.

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Based on ABC's hit Medical Mysteries, this paperback original describes 22 cases that have baffled doctors and scientists. The featured cases cover a wide range of maladies and conditions, from a sleeping-beauty syndrome to a genetic predisposition that enables Italians in one tiny village to avoid heart problems and diabetes. CSI cases with real-world implications.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781437973020
  • Publisher: DIANE Publishing Company
  • Publication date: 6/28/2010
  • Pages: 228

Meet the Author

Ann Reynolds is a senior producer at ABC News. Born in Los Angeles, she graduated from Yale. She lives in New York with her family.

Kenneth Wapner is a New York City-based writer.

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