Brooke Greenberg

 

 

Age: 20

 

Summary: medical curiosity figure who was born with an extremely rare slow-aging condition known as "Syndrome X" after doctors discovered she could not grow physically or mentally as she remained to have appeared and behaved similar to a toddler (she had an estimate mental age of nine months to one year) despite her increasing age, but who was said to be one of 10 people in the world suffering from this rare and inexplicable disease, which remains a mystery in medical history.

 

Cause of Death: Complications from Syndrome X disease

 

Born: January 8, 1993

 

Died: October 24, 2013

 

Location: Baltimore, Maryland