Valuev said his abnormal height and weight – a consequence of abnormal development of the pituitary gland.
The height of Nikolai Valuev is 213 cm, weight-140 pounds. It is known that parents are “Russian heroes” was a standard body type, therefore Nicholas has long been a mystery of its phenomenal forms, reports LigaNews.
Valuev said his abnormal height and weight – a consequence of abnormal development of the pituitary gland. This is very rare and if untreated can result in death.
“Let’s just say that the pituitary gland is a small rehearsa tumor, benign. The evil of it is that it presses on the pituitary gland’s production of growth hormone. As a result the person grows out of proportion. Could be fat fingers, too big head”, – said Nikolai on the TV show “the Destiny of man”.
The athlete asked Studio guests as he could box with this diagnosis. Valuev said that every battle was for him a kind of test, but during a successful sports career, he just didn’t know about the diagnosis, “I realized what it was a risk only when the doctors told me everything. When I climbed back, had surgery. I at that time already had a family with two children. And before that I knew nothing, just lived with it.”
Exercise and permanent injury Valuev has developed the habit of constantly pass examinations and to monitor their health.
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