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Wolf girl

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Wolf girl

GENETICS

A popular nickname for a girl from Thailand–Supatra Sasuphan whose Ambras syndrome (hypertrichosis universalis congenita—Ambras type) landed on her face.

She proudly wears the Guinness crown of world’s hairiest female. Hat’s off to her smile and sportsmanship.

Molecular pathology The gene responsible for Ambras syndrome (OMIM:145701) is located on chromosome 8q22. The function of the putative gene’s product is unknown. 

Synonyms Monkey face girl, wolf child 

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