Tessa Puma initially had strep throat infection. However, the child got struck with the flu in the previous week and had to go through amputation after complications made her lose a leg because of the flesh-eating bacteria at the Akron Children's Hospital.
The 57-year-old male patient’s skin was stripped from lower back down to his feet by the flesh eating bacteria.
A new study reported that black diabetic patients are three times more likely to lose a limb in comparison to other patients.
Under new regulation, employers will have to send in a detailed report every time a worker is severely injured due to a workplace accident.
According to a new study, people with diabetes who lived in poorer neighborhoods were more likely to lose a limb than wealthy diabetics.
According to a new study, combining a viral therapy with chemotherapy can prevent the risk of amputations in cancer patients.
A 66-year-old Colombian man had to have his penis amputated after overdosing on Viagra, according to various reports.
A rare infection from a dog bite cost a Canadian woman three of her limbs.
Paul Templer is now a successful motivational speaker and runs a foundation that supports children with disabilities and terminal illnesses in Michigan and in southern Africa.
As a pup, veterinarians needed to cut off all four of his paws and the tip of his tail.
People who have lost limbs have long had the ability to use prosthetic ones.
A woman named Sarah Berry has filed a suit against Delilah’s Den in New Jersey.