Surgery hope as 'world's fattest man' sheds 46 stone

Help

A Suffolk man once labelled the world's fattest said he is desperate for surgery to remove excess skin after losing 46 (292kg) of his 70 stone (444kg).

Paul Mason, 52, from Ipswich in Suffolk, was fitted with a gastric band two years ago to help him lose weight.

He thinks his extra skin weighs six (38kg) of his current 24 (152kg) stone.

BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.