Boy (4) with grapefruit-sized cysts on his face can finally walk and talk

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Four-year-old Alex Grabowski has taken his first steps after undergoing multiple surgeries to remove cysts in his face. (PHOTO: SWNS)
Four-year-old Alex Grabowski has taken his first steps after undergoing multiple surgeries to remove cysts in his face. (PHOTO: SWNS)

The past few years of the little boy’s life have been tough. He was unable to walk, talk or breathe properly because of cysts the size of a grapefruit located on his face and in his airways.

But Alex Grabowski is one determined kid – and his family have reason to rejoice now. After undergoing multiple surgeries to remove parts of the cysts, the four-year-old from Somerset in England can take a few steps and say a few words.

And to his mother, it’s balm for the soul and music to the ears.

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