World’s tallest man may have stopped growing
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CHARLOTTESVILLE, Virginia - Thanks to treatment by researchers at the University of Virginia Medical Center, the world’s tallest man may have reached his peak.
Kosen visited the university in May 2010 for treatment for a disorder called acromegaly, which is usually caused by a tumor in the pituitary gland.
According to university officials, doctors in Turkey say Kosen has stopped growing.