Record Ginnecsa: the smallest woman in the world

Jyoti Amge - 18-year-old student from India. She is known as the smallest woman now living in the world.
It is officially recorded in the Guinness Book of Records. Growth record holder is only 62.8 cm.
Jyoti suffers from a disease known since ancient times - achondroplasia - systemic skeletal disease.
One manifestation of this disease is dwarfism. The disease in humans is not treatable.

The disease is quite rare - 1 in the 50-100 thousand people. In September 2009, Jyoti Amge hit the Guinness Book of Records as the world's smallest teenager with rising 61.95 cm. In the two years its growth has increased by only 0.85 cm.

Now growth Jyoti less than the year-old child. Jyoti Amge could escalate the smallest woman in history.


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