- Fertility & Reproductive Systems
Inside boy Alamjan Nematilaev is his brother
7-year old Alamjan has unusual growing tummy
IN his native land in Kasakhstan lived ALAMJAN NEMATILAEV, 7-years of age, with his family. However, he was unusual and different from other boys his age. He had a seemingly large and growing tummy like that of a pregnant woman. GULNARA, 30, his mother suspected that her son was having the disease called rickets which was common in their locality.
The scan showed the mysterious lump was a big baby
The school doctor sensed something wrong in the boy. Then , after a gym lesson, he took the boy to the hospital for medical examination. Baffled at the mystery lump, the consultants took scan. The scan showed clearly the shape of a baby inside him. It was a big baby. The doctors could hardly believe their eyes. It was their first time to see such a case.
Mother Gulnara almost fainted knowing Alamjan was pregnant
Gulnara almost fainted when the doctors broke the news to her that her son was pregnant. She admitted shouting to shut off her son’s mouth for inventing stories that something was moving inside him. Sobbing, Gulnara said she didn’t mind his complaints and told him always to keep quiet.
The baby boy inside Alamjan's body lived a parasite for 7 years
Dr. ai-Magaibetov said, “We couldn’t believe our eyes when we scanned him”. And Dr. Valentina Vostrikova, who headed the medical team, said: “It was remarkable – for almost 7 years it lived like a parasite inside the boy’s body”. The embryo was male and lay in such a position that he gets nourishment from his brother. Dr. Vostrikova added that the baby was technically alive, yet not sustainable when separated from his brother.
Alamjan is free from hosting his parasite brother for 7 years
The medical team removed a 4-pound baby boy from the.stomach of Alamjan his twin brother. They were amazed upon discovery that the baby boy was attached to Alamjan's blood vessels. It was alive. Alamjan was born with a freak foetus growing inside him. The school doctor’s action to bring Alamjan to the hospital helped saved him. He was now free from hosting his parasite brother for 7 years. The doctors showed the foetus to the members of Alamjan's family. It was a big boy, with a head, a body. hair, nails and a penis.
Alamjan's abnormality could have been caused by radioactive pollution
Dr. Maksud ai-Magaibetov- who removed the baby, said, referring to the postmortem that will be conducted, "it will give us the answer as to what exactly happened and why". One cause of abnormality could be radioactive pollution in Kasakhstan dating from Soviet times causing the unnatural developments, he added.