Man Contracts A Flesh Eating Bacteria – You Won’t Believe What They Had To Do To His Leg!
A 50-year-old man in Texas, Brian Parrott, is fighting for his life after contracting an unidentified flesh-eating bacteria while at a local beach. Doctors have not fully identified the bacteria, but there have been previous cases of it in recent years. They believe it to be vibrio, a common flesh-eating bacteria that lives in coastal waters and can infect people through open wounds.
Days after visiting the beach, he began to vomit and had sores on his leg. The virus spread so fast, that doctors had to amputate as soon as possible.
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