Eight-year-old Kaleem suffers from a rare, undiagnosed, disorder that has caused his hands to grow out of proportion. Each hand is over 13 inches in length and weighs in excess of eight kilograms. His disability prevents him from completing simple tasks and he does not go to school because other students are scared of his deformity. Now his parents from India, Shamim and Haleema, are appealing for help so their son can receive medical attention.
***ANNOUNCEMENT: Thank you all for your concern and touching messages about Kaleem, the little boy with the large hands in India. His situation is very complex, but he is in touch with the right medical professionals. We will keep you updated with news as soon as possible.***