This young boy is finally getting help for his rare disorder.

Metro – The ‘boy with the world’s biggest hands’ has undergone dramatic surgery to reduce the size of one of them.

Mohammad Kaleem, eight, earned the name due to his enormous two stone palms caused by macrodactyly, or localised gigantism.

The condition made his hands and arms grow rapidly and his parents feared he would never lead a normal life in India.

Read more: Metro

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*** EXCLUSIVE *** COIMBATORE, INDIA - NOVEMBER: Kaleem is placed under anesthetic during his first round of surgery at Coimbatore Hospital, where doctors begin to de-bulk his arms and hands, in November 2014, India  8 year old Mohammad Kaleem was born with a rare medical condition called macrodactyly, or local gigantism, which has made his hands grow to huge proportions. In his remote Indian village, he is described as a devil child and is the victim of bullies ñ even excluded from attending school. Media reports about the boyís extraordinary condition attract the attention of the medical staff at a Coimbatore hospital, who offer to operate on Kaleem in an attempt to improve his functionality, mobility and overall standard of life.  Barcroft Productions follow these surgeries, Kaleemís progress and his eventual return to the village and everyday life.     PHOTOGRAPH BY Channel 5 / Barcroft Productions UK Office, London. T +44 845 370 2233 W www.barcroftmedia.com USA Office, New York City. T +1 212 796 2458 W www.barcroftusa.com Indian Office, Delhi. T +91 11 4053 2429 W www.barcroftindia.com

*** EXCLUSIVE *** COIMBATORE, INDIA – NOVEMBER: Kaleem is placed under anesthetic during his first round of surgery at Coimbatore Hospital, where doctors begin to de-bulk his arms and hands, in November 2014, India 8 year old Mohammad Kaleem was born with a rare medical condition called macrodactyly, or local gigantism, which has made his hands grow to huge proportions. In his remote Indian village, he is described as a devil child and is the victim of bullies ñ even excluded from attending school. Media reports about the boyís extraordinary condition attract the attention of the medical staff at a Coimbatore hospital, who offer to operate on Kaleem in an attempt to improve his functionality, mobility and overall standard of life. Barcroft Productions follow these surgeries, Kaleemís progress and his eventual return to the village and everyday life. PHOTOGRAPH BY Channel 5 / Barcroft Productions UK Office, London. T +44 845 370 2233 W www.barcroftmedia.com USA Office, New York City. T +1 212 796 2458 W www.barcroftusa.com Indian Office, Delhi. T +91 11 4053 2429 W www.barcroftindia.com

*** EXCLUSIVE *** COIMBATORE - INDIA - NOVEMBER: Dr Sabapathy in the operating theatre, hoping to not only decrease the size of kaleemís hands, but also return him to some semblance of a normal and practical life in his village, in November 2014, India  8 year old Mohammad Kaleem was born with a rare medical condition called macrodactyly, or local gigantism, which has made his hands grow to huge proportions. In his remote Indian village, he is described as a devil child and is the victim of bullies ñ even excluded from attending school. Media reports about the boyís extraordinary condition attract the attention of the medical staff at a Coimbatore hospital, who offer to operate on Kaleem in an attempt to improve his functionality, mobility and overall standard of life.  Barcroft Productions follow these surgeries, Kaleemís progress and his eventual return to the village and everyday life.     PHOTOGRAPH BY Channel 5 / Barcroft Productions UK Office, London. T +44 845 370 2233 W www.barcroftmedia.com USA Office, New York City. T +1 212 796 2458 W www.barcroftusa.com Indian Office, Delhi. T +91 11 4053 2429 W www.barcroftindia.com

*** EXCLUSIVE *** COIMBATORE – INDIA – NOVEMBER: Dr Sabapathy in the operating theatre, hoping to not only decrease the size of kaleemís hands, but also return him to some semblance of a normal and practical life in his village, in November 2014, India 8 year old Mohammad Kaleem was born with a rare medical condition called macrodactyly, or local gigantism, which has made his hands grow to huge proportions. In his remote Indian village, he is described as a devil child and is the victim of bullies ñ even excluded from attending school. Media reports about the boyís extraordinary condition attract the attention of the medical staff at a Coimbatore hospital, who offer to operate on Kaleem in an attempt to improve his functionality, mobility and overall standard of life. Barcroft Productions follow these surgeries, Kaleemís progress and his eventual return to the village and everyday life. PHOTOGRAPH BY Channel 5 / Barcroft Productions UK Office, London. T +44 845 370 2233 W www.barcroftmedia.com USA Office, New York City. T +1 212 796 2458 W www.barcroftusa.com Indian Office, Delhi. T +91 11 4053 2429 W www.barcroftindia.com

*** Please note additional grabs of during and post surgery*** EXCLUSIVE *** COIMBATORE, INDIA - APRIL 02: Kaleem is being operated during his first round of surgery at Coimbatore Hospital, where doctors begin to de-bulk his arms and hands, in April 02, 2015 in Coimbatore, India.  8 year old Mohammad Kaleem was born with a rare medical condition called macrodactyly, or local gigantism, which has made his hands grow to huge proportions. In his remote Indian village, he is described as a devil child and is the victim of bullies ñ even excluded from attending school. Media reports about the boyís extraordinary condition attract the attention of the medical staff at a Coimbatore hospital, who offer to operate on Kaleem in an attempt to improve his functionality, mobility and overall standard of life.  Barcroft Productions follow these surgeries, Kaleemís progress and his eventual return to the village and everyday life.     PHOTOGRAPH BY Channel 5 / Barcroft Productions UK Office, London. T +44 845 370 2233 W www.barcroftmedia.com USA Office, New York City. T +1 212 796 2458 W www.barcroftusa.com Indian Office, Delhi. T +91 11 4053 2429 W www.barcroftindia.com

*** Please note additional grabs of during and post surgery*** EXCLUSIVE *** COIMBATORE, INDIA – APRIL 02: Kaleem is being operated during his first round of surgery at Coimbatore Hospital, where doctors begin to de-bulk his arms and hands, in April 02, 2015 in Coimbatore, India. 8 year old Mohammad Kaleem was born with a rare medical condition called macrodactyly, or local gigantism, which has made his hands grow to huge proportions. In his remote Indian village, he is described as a devil child and is the victim of bullies ñ even excluded from attending school. Media reports about the boyís extraordinary condition attract the attention of the medical staff at a Coimbatore hospital, who offer to operate on Kaleem in an attempt to improve his functionality, mobility and overall standard of life. Barcroft Productions follow these surgeries, Kaleemís progress and his eventual return to the village and everyday life. PHOTOGRAPH BY Channel 5 / Barcroft Productions UK Office, London. T +44 845 370 2233 W www.barcroftmedia.com USA Office, New York City. T +1 212 796 2458 W www.barcroftusa.com Indian Office, Delhi. T +91 11 4053 2429 W www.barcroftindia.com