Woman With Gigantism Gets Help for Brain Surgery

Nevada paramedics who were touched by the story of a 6-foot 11-inch woman with gigantism, say they can transport Tanya Angus to life-saving surgery in California next month. Angus, who is 6-feet 11-inches tall and 372 pounds, is the only known documented case in the world in which surgery and medications cannot control her growth. She has a tumor on her pituitary gland. She has had three surgeries. One 13-hour operation nearly killed her, and another caused a stroke that took away most of her...Full Story
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