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Title Rare anatomy [videorecording] : bones & blood / produced by Authentic Entertainment for National Geographic Television and Film.

Imprint [Washington, D.C.] : NGHT, Inc., c2010.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library DVD, Non-Fiction    611 RAR    Available
Description 1 videodisc (ca. 44 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Originally produced as a segment of the television program Explorer.
As seen on National Geographic Channel.
Performer Narrator, Chris Cook.
Summary "Bones - Imagine breaking a rib just by coughing or having an internal organ turning to bone. These are just two of the many life-threatening challenges faced by Jake Grys and Holly Pullano, two people with extraordinary genetic bone disorders. Using advanced animation, National Geographic travels inside Jake's diminutive frame to discover what makes his bones so brittle and explores Holly's inner workings to find out how organs can turn into bone, progressively encasing her in a second skeleton. Blood - Twelve-year-old Son Pham's face has been taken over by a huge balloon-like mass, caused by abnormal blood vessels. National Geographic follows as Son undergoes an invasive - and risky - procedure, part of a series designed to diminish the malformation. Suxteen-year-old Michael Politzer's vascular system has spread into a labyrinth that mangles and reshapes his organs, causing bone and tissue overgrowth. Follow Michael as he tries to live like a normal teenager, while fighting the continuous attacks of his own body that have forced him to have amputations and his spleen removed."--Cover. .
Audience Not rated.
System Details DVD, region 1; Dolby Digital.
Subject Human anatomy.
Bones -- Metabolism.
Blood -- Metabolism.
Genre/Form Documentary television programs.
Added Author Cook, Chris.
Authentic Entertainment, Inc.
National Geographic Television & Film.
National Geographic Channel (Television station : Washington, D.C.)
Added Title Bones & blood
Bones and blood
Explorer (Television program)
Standard No. 727994952251
Music No. NX95225 National Geographic

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