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Édouard Beaupré and a normal-sized man

(Joseph) Édouard Beaupré (1881-1904), Canada's tallest man, had gigantism. Photograph taken at age 21 (1902) at Studio La Grande in Great Falls, Montana. At that time his height was listed as 7 feet 10.5 inches (94.5 inches or 240 cm) with a weight of 367 pounds. Picture provided by Warren Moulton. Restored by Douglas J Lanska MD. Source: (de Herder 2012). Creative Commons Attribution 2.0 Generic license.

Associated Disorders

  • Arthritis
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Colon cancer
  • Diabetes mellitus
  • Hypertension
  • Sleep apnea