02/24/2012 12:41 pm ET Updated Apr 25, 2012

New York Man 'Grows' Six Inches Taller Through Surgery

At five foot, six inches, Apotheosis was shorter than the average American male and very unhappy about it. So he did something other men who feel short might consider unthinkable: he opted for costly, painful surgeries to make himself "grow" a total of six inches.

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