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Video: Porn Star May Die If She Doesn't Remove Her Gigantic Breasts

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Elizabeth Starr's massive size O breasts are now becoming a health hazard, to the point that she risks dying from a blood clot if she doesn't remove them

The 44-year-old has been working in the adult film industry for 20 years and is one of the mainstays of the "big-bust" porn niche. In 1999, in an effort to further her career, she underwent a risky and now-banned 'string-implant' procedure that causes her breast implants to continually fill with fluid as time progresses. The process, Starr says, has led to a life of painful misery.

"There is so much scar tissue in my breasts it's affecting the blood flow to the body and could cause a fatal blood clot," Starr said.

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Since then, Starr has undergone 63 surgeries to try to get rid of the scar tissue.

"Over the years, I've seen cases of string implants. I've never seen a case like this," Dr. Alex Sinclair, who has routinely worked with Starr and her condition, said. "Elizabeth's future is uncertain."

Now, Starr is facing a difficult decision: the only sure way she can avoid dying from a boob-induced blood clot is to have a double mastectomy—a procedure Starr is unsure about getting, since it's her breasts that have made her career.

"A mastectomy would take away my livelihood and I don't know what else I would do." Starr said.

Hopefully she'll be able to live with whatever decision she makes.

[H/T Gawker]