Gigantism May Be Death Sentence for Nevada Woman After Brain Surgery Deemed Too Risky

The Nevada woman suffering from gigantism who was counting on brain surgery to save her life now faces an uncertain future after doctors deemed the procedure too risky. Tanya Angus, 31, was slated to travel to California for surgery late last month, but has learned the the size and location of the tumor on her pituitary gland leaves her at grave risk for paralysis or even death if she goes in for surgery. "My heart just bottomed out," Angus' mother, Karen Strutynski, told "She's...Full Story
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