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Indonesian man Dede Koswara poses for a photographer in his home village on December 15, 2009 in Bandung, Java, Indonesia. Due to a rare genetic problem with Dede's immune system he has been unable to fight the HPV infection or Human Papilloma Virus causing his body to produce tree like warts mostly on his arms and legs. Dede's family including his two children have supported him while he has suffered with the debilitating virus. Following a diagnosis by US doctor Dr Anthony Gaspari, Dede has been able to start treatment for the warts which will improve his quality of life. By Ulet Ifansasti/Getty Images.

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