A Young Boy Struggles With A Rare Genetic Condition That Makes Him Age Incredibly Fast

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A Young Boy Struggles With A Rare Genetic Condition That Makes Him Age Incredibly Fast

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Bayezid is monitored closely by his mother, Tripti Khatun, who had him at the age of 14.

Tripti Khatun told that “Bayezid only learned to walk aged three but he had a full set of teeth at three months old.” He also suffers from constant joint pain.

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Despite his rapid physical aging, Bayezid is very intelligent for his age.

His mother reporters that ‘His physical growth is completely abnormal but mentally, he has wonderful conversation, very aware and is very intuitive for his age.” She and doctors were completely shocked by Bayezid’s appearance when he was first born. ‘I was terrified to see him when he was born. He was just flesh and bones. He looked like an alien and it was heartbreaking for me.”

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Immediately after his birth, townspeople gathered at his house to get a glimpse of him.

 

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Understandably, Tipti constantly worries about her son’s health.

She explained that “his situation remains the same and he’s probably getting even worse day by day”.

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His family tries to keep him physically active despite his chronic pain.

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Bayezid tries to keep his physical difference out of mind and has a great relationship with his immediate family.

“His relationship with his cousins is very friendly and funny. He understands his condition but he doesn’t like to talk about it,”

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It appears as if the community is beginning to get used to Bayezid and have even started to call him ‘old man’.

Through it all, this smart little boy is dealing with an extremely difficult situation with grace.

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