This is a heartbreaking story of an Indian boy who suffers from a rare medical condition where his entire body and face is covered with tumors.
He suffers from a rare genetic disorder called Neurofibromatosis. Find out more about this rare medical condition this teen is suffering from, which is as mentioned below.
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He is 16 years old and suffers from a rare genetic disorder due to which he is unable to lead a normal life. Instead of spending time with his friends in the school, he is bound to a 4-walled room, as nobody wishes to be his friend.
Check out the story of this teen
He Is 16 Years Old…
Milan is a 16-year-old boy from Nawada district in Bihar. He suffers from Neurofibromatosis which is a rare genetic disorder. His entire body is covered with large swollen tumours due to this condition.
He Is Known As The ‘Ghost Boy’
Locals have branded Milan as the ghost boy. He claims that nobody wishes to talk to him or play with him, as his looks scare the neighbouring kids.
The Kids Run Away From Him
The swollen skin on his face has obstructed his mouth, nose and eyes. Due to this condition, he is unable to speak, breathe or even see properly. This has even stopped him from studying, as the kids in his school run away the moment they see him.
He Was Not Born With It
He suffers from neurofibroma. He got this condition after a medically unqualified doctor in Bihar gave him a wrong prescription. He was wrongly diagnosed and given a wrong prescription when he was getting treated for a painful mole on his body.
His Dad Earns Just Rs 250 Per Day
His dad is a daily-wage labourer and he earns a mere amount of 250 rs per day and this has made it difficult for him to combat the medical expenses of his son.
The Neighbours Think That He Is Cursed
His neighbours believe that the boy has been cursed by the God. They even performed rituals to get the teenage boy rid of his painful condition.
It Is An Incurable Disorder
Doctors claim that Neurofibromatosis as a medical condition is incurable and it affects around 1 in 33,000 people around the world. However, it can be cured in case of Milan.
He Can Get Cured…
The medics have some good news for the guy that his condition can be cured. There are couple of surgeries that need to be performed on him in stages, and the cost would be at least Rs 3,00,000! We are really hoping this boy gets cured completely and his condition improves. Do leave your comments on this in the section below.