Boy with 31 Fingers and Toes (and what He has in Common with Megan Fox)

boy has 31 toes and fingers 19113 1269410101 32 Boy with 31  Fingers and Toes (and what He has in Common with Megan Fox)The old saying, “we’ll just be happy if the baby has ten fingers and ten toes” isn’t really about fingers and toes. It’s just a bland statement about wanting a healthy baby and caring about nothing else. But what does finger and toe count have to do with general health anyhow?

For example, take this six-year-old boy with 15 fingers and 16 toes. Granted, no one wants to be something other than normal, and buying shoes must be a bitch, but he’s undergoing an operation to remove the extra digits. It’s not a terminal state, this polydactyly (yep, that’s a word).

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