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#86799 - 11/12/02 04:59 PM acromegaly
wwh Offline
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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
Fiberbabe Offline
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Loc: Portland, Oregon
There ya go, Dr. Bill. Maurice Tillet.


#86801 - 11/13/02 11:40 AM Re: acromegaly
wwh Offline
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Thanks, Fiberbabe. Since he did a good deed, I won't call Oakeley an "ath hole".


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