IamA little person who underwent limb-lengthening surgery, giving me an added 9 inches of height. AMA!
Hi! My name is Sallee Ann.
I was born with achondroplasia, the most common form of dwarfism. Starting at age 11, I went through four years of intense limb-lengthening surgeries. This is my hospital's website and this a good ol' wikipedia to help explain. And here's some nifty proof.
Yes, you have seen this on TLC. No, that does not tell the whole story. So AMA!