|About Us | What's New | Search | Site Map | Contact Us|
You are not logged in. [Log In] Wordsmith.org » Forums » (Old) Weekly themes. (have been consolidated into a single forum above) » Words from medicine » acromegaly Register User Forum List Calendar Active Topics Search FAQ
#86799 - 11/12/02 04:59 PM acromegaly
In early days of TV, there was a wrestler that got paid mostly for being extremely
grotesque as result of acromegaly. I can't remember his name, and can't find it on
Internet, though I found names of successors with same disease. Hell of a way to
make a living. Of course if the bouts were not phony, he'd have been killed.
P.S. The acromegalic wrestler was called The Angel.
5Fr acromegalie: see ACRO3 & MEGALO36a disease in which there is enlargement of the bones of the head, hands, and feet, resulting from an overproduction of growth hormone that is caused, usually, by a tumor in the pituitary
ac#ro[me[gal4ic 73m! gal4ik8
#86800 - 11/13/02 11:07 AM Re: acromegaly
Loc: Portland, Oregon
There ya go, Dr. Bill. Maurice Tillet.
#86801 - 11/13/02 11:40 AM Re: acromegaly
Thanks, Fiberbabe. Since he did a good deed, I won't call Oakeley an "ath hole".
Forum Stats 8831 Members
Max Online: 3341 @ 12/09/11 02:15 PM
Newest Members Ashley, anagrammarian, ggia, dcfhnjrth, Angela
8831 Registered Users
Who's Online 1 registered (1 invisible), 55 Guests and 4 Spiders online. Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Top Posters (30 Days)
LukeJavan8 63 endymion6 53 wofahulicodoc 46 A C Bowden 6 May 5 Cowboy_Monkey 4 Ashley 3 Tromboniator 2 BranShea 1
wwh 13858 Faldage 13803 Jackie 11613 tsuwm 10528 LukeJavan8 7274 Buffalo Shrdlu 7210 AnnaStrophic 6511 Wordwind 6296 wofahulicodoc 5629 of troy 5400
Board Rules · Mark all read Contact Us · Wordsmith.org · Top
Home | Today's Word | Yesterday's Word | Subscribe | FAQ | Archives | Search | Feedback
Wordsmith Talk | Wordsmith Chat
© 2014 Wordsmith