Lust for life conquered death

47-year-old athlete from Plymouth by the name of Debbie Penny-Scans doctors had a leg amputated due to mutating mastitis. His reason was destroying human flesh bacterium whose name necrotising fasciitis.

It is noteworthy that after the amputation this woman was able to find the strength to not only live, but to go Jogging.

Started this tragedy with the common cold. The usual remedies against colds, such as ibuprofen and paracetamol did not help. In addition, Debbie began to feel severe pain in the calf.

First, doctors diagnosed venous thrombosis, and only after it became clear that women necrosectomy fasciitis. This infection is triggered by the bacteria Streptococcus pyogenes, which mutate without for this reason and begin to destroy the soft tissue.

From Debbie began toxic shock and the induced coma, the doctors had already lost all hope for her recovery. But the brave woman stood in a fight with death, losing a leg. Although this loss was quickly restored: female adapted to the prosthesis, designed specifically for sports, and continued his training.

At the moment it runs at a distance equal to half the distance marathon running, that is 21 kilometers.

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