Meet 7 months old baby who looks like a newborn

Doctors diagnosed Matthew Riddle III with a condition known as Microcephalic Osteodysplastic Primordial Dwarfism Type II.

Matthew Riddle III

His mother, Jenevieve Cook was told that he was not growing properly when she was just 28 weeks pregnant, report says.

The baby was reported to have developed a condition called Microcephalic Osteodysplastic Primordial Dwarfism Type II (MOPDII), also known as primordial dwarfism.

He reportedly spent 98 days in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit after his birth.

His parents were also told that due to the fact that his brain had stopped working, he would not live for a long time.

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