Four years ago, a Florida woman stepped in to catch the combs and started a nearly deadly health crisis that took her into the intensive ward within hours.
"It's scary. It makes you really think. I have not returned to the water, "said Patty Bourne of Milton before the news of Channel 3.
THE FLASH BACTERIES IS CARRIED TO THE BEACH?
Born she said she and her husband returned from Port St. Joe when her leg started to "get hot" and "she felt weird." She told the news that her symptoms quickly moved to nausea and felt hot. necrotizing fasciitis, bacterial food, meat-infestation that dominates the headlines as summer temperatures continue to rise and more patients turn to social media to share their stories. celebrations with his family have died after being diagnosed with a rapidly developing infection.
Ronen told about Channel 3 news that doctors also did not expect to survive the infection.
TEXAS MAN DIES DAYS AFTER THE CONTRACT OF FLESH BACTERIA DURING THE FOURTH OF THE TRAVELING OF THE RESIDENTIAL WOMEN
"They told my husband to call my family," she said. "They did not expect me to do it, from what they said to me."
But Bourne survives and shares his story to warn others of the severity of the infection. on your feet. It seemed rotting, she said.
Necrotizing fasciitis is a rare infection that spreads rapidly throughout the body and is caused by various bacteria.
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Accurate diagnosis, antibiotic treatment and rapid surgery are vital to stopping the spread. The infection may occur after exposure to Vibrio vulnificus, a bacterium present. in hot seawater or raw or undercooked seafood
Vibriotis causes about 80,000 diseases and 1
It most often enters the body by cutting off the skin such as cuts or abrasions, burns, insect bites, wound punches, or surgical wounds. The CDC advises not to eat raw or undercooked oysters or shellfish to reduce the risk of vibration and to wash hands after working with shellfish. Also advises not to drink salt or salt water if you have a wound or cover the wound.