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Harry Eastlack, age 13.
Fibrodysplasia Ossificans Progressiva
Eastlack, Harry, 1933-1973
This collection of images shows Harry Eastlack, who suffered from fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva, at age 13. Eastlack's skeleton was donated to science for researching his condition following his death by pneumonia. It is now on display at the Mütter Museum and continues to serve as a valuable object in the research of fibrodysplasia, being one of the few intact skeletons in the world.
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Historical Medical Photographs, Historical Medical Library of The College of Physicians of Philadelphia
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