The Girl Who Couldn't Be Touched (Mystery Diagnosis) | Medical Documentary | Reel Truth
Ever since Taylor Kielb has been born, her parents have known there was something wrong with her. Taylor has breath-holding spells during which her heart stops. When she is two-and-a-half years old, she also experiences excruciating pain with redness on half her body. After several more years, a doctor confirms that Taylor does indeed have a rare genetic disorder called paroxysmal extreme pain disorder. Tracey Killarney has been healthy and productive, until she suddenly develops excruciating headaches. As if that isn't bad enough, she also experiences nausea, numbness and tingling on half of her face, tingling in her limbs, dizzy spells, coughing spasms, forgetfulness, incontinence, vomiting, and heart palpitations. Eventually, Tracey's doctor finds out that she has a schwannoma.Every year, millions of Americans fall prey to real-life medical mysteries ailments that go undiagnosed or misdiagnosed for years. Their lives are thrown into turmoil as medical professionals struggle to understand their baffling conditions. Mystery diagnosis tells their stories. Through interviews and dramatic recreations, each medical mystery is recounted in vivid detail. Symptoms emerge, specialists are called in, but still the daily struggle continues. And then one day, because of a patients relentless pursuit of an accurate diagnosis, or a forward thinking doctor, the problem is solved and a true diagnosis given.Subscribe here for more full length documentaries: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCFrO-dKhooOuTtix5dia2_g?sub_confirmation=1Welcome to Reel Truth the home of amazing documentaries! Here you will find full episode documentaries and documentary series, covering true crime, medical, science and more.