Vote 2020 graphic
Everything you need to know about and expect during
the most important election of our lifetimes

"Mermaid Girl" Shiloh Pepin Dies At Age 10

Illustration for article titled Mermaid Girl Shiloh Pepin Dies At Age 10

Sad news: 10-year-old Shiloh Pepin, who appeared on Oprah last month, to discuss her struggles with sirenomelia, perhaps better known as "mermaid syndrome," passed away yesterday afternoon after spending a week in critical condition at the Maine Medical Center. [SanFranciscoChronicle]

Advertisement

Earlier: "Mermaid Girl" Shiloh Pepin Appears On Oprah

This image was lost some time after publication.
This image was lost some time after publication.
Advertisement

Oprah.com" />

Share This Story

Get our newsletter

DISCUSSION

WHAT?!

I didn't even know she was in the hospital. I JUST saw her on Oprah, such a cool person.

This is really, really sad :( #shilohpepin