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Body Bizarre

This series introduces people with rare and mysterious medical conditions. Each episode covers several cases from around the world, features personal interviews and explains the science behind each condition.
201910 episodes
TV-14
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Episodes

  1. S7 E1 - My Heart Lives on the Outside
    October 26, 2019
    43min
    TV-14
    A young girl with a crippling leg defect undergoes life-changing surgery, a man is born with his heart outside his rib cage, and a karate champion battles a rare skin disorder.
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  2. S7 E2 - My Gigantic Leg
    November 2, 2019
    43min
    TV-14
    Two rapidly aging boys may contain the world's first strain of a previously unknown syndrome, a man with a basketball-sized tumor gets surgery, and a woman with a giant leg finds love.
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  3. S7 E3 - My Skin Could Kill Me
    November 9, 2019
    43min
    TV-14
    A girl with a paralyzed face tries to find a new smile. A man with a crippling skin condition lives life on his own terms. A man with a form of dwarfism fears his back pain will stop him from running marathons.
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  4. S7 E4 - My Body is Eating Itself
    November 16, 2019
    43min
    TV-14
    A man whose body is eating itself hopes surgery can cure him and save his life. A gymnast who lost her leg to cancer hopes her new prosthetic will keep her performing. The shortest living man in the world looks for a diagnosis.
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  5. S7 E5 - My 44-Pound Baby
    November 23, 2019
    43min
    TV-14
    Parents of a 44-pound baby seek to understand why their son can't stop eating. A man travels to get his giant neck tumor removed. A young girl lives trapped inside her body. A woman with a severe chemical allergy can't go outside.
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  6. S7 E6 - My Face Belongs to a Stranger
    November 30, 2019
    43min
    TV-14
    A man who had a full-face transplant has to face another life-threatening challenge: a kidney transplant. A boy with a talent for singing is prematurely aging. In the village of the blind, boys and men go blind by the age of 50. Can they find a cure?
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  7. S7 E7 - My Twisty, Upside-Down Body
    December 7, 2019
    43min
    TV-14
    A man undergoes surgery to remove his record-breaking face tumor. A young girl lives with huge hands. A mathematician born with severely deformed legs and a spine walks on all fours.
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  8. S7 E8 - My Tooth Could Save My Vision?
    December 14, 2019
    43min
    TV-PG
    A woman hopes the tooth transplanted in her eye will stop her from going blind. Conjoined twins share a single body. A boy with gigantism in his legs turn to doctors for a cure. A mother of nine has surgery to remove the massive fatty tumors in her neck.
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  9. S7 E9 - My Tumor Won't Stop Growing
    December 21, 2019
    43min
    TV-14
    Doctors seek to restore the face of a little girl with a giant facial cleft. A pregnant little person and her husband find out if their son will have two forms of dwarfism. A woman's face is slowly being destroyed by a tumor.
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  10. S7 E10 - Twins are Joined at the Head
    December 28, 2019
    43min
    TV-14
    Can doctors separate twins that were born joined at the head? A woman with a rare brittle bone disorder doesn't let her disease control her life. A man with a huge facial tumor undergoes major surgery to save his life.
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Audio languages
English
Subtitles
English [CC]
Starring
Peter Standring
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