Doctors Shocked When Newborn Baby Boy Comes Out Looking Like an 80-Year-Old

A newborn baby boy is creating quite a stir in Bangladesh after he emerged looking like an old man.Sporting wrinkles and hollow eyes on a shrunken body, his birth stunned doctors who believe he may have progeria.

A rare condition that visits one in four million people, the Hutchinson-Gilford progeria syndrome is characterized by an irregular gene that affects young children’s bodies, causing them to age faster than normal.

The gene anomaly leads to the body producing an excessive amount of an abnormal protein called progerin, which breaks cells down faster.The baby boy, born in the Magura district of Southwestern Bangladesh came out sporting excessive wrinkles and very rough skin.

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