Friday, May 11, 2012

Flesh eating bacteria

  • A Georgia college student is in critical condition after getting infected by flesh-eating bacteria during a zip line accident last week.
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  • Flesh-eating bacteria have cost a young woman her left leg and will result in more amputations, but she is defying the slim to none odds of survival that doctors gave her, more than a week after a gash to her calf sent her to the emergency room.
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  • A 24-year-old woman, who cut her leg in a fall, is in critical condition as a flesh-eating bacteria continues to ravage her body. Officials said Friday that Aimee Copeland was listed in critical condition at the Joseph M. Still Burn Center in Augusta, Ga.
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  • The road ahead will not be easy for Aimee Copeland, the Georgia woman whose freak zip-lining accident led to a flesh-eating bacteria infection thats kept her on life support for days.
  • (Huffington Post)
  • The family of a University of West Georgia graduate student battling flesh-eating bacteria said she has made progress. Aimee Copelands family says she is awake and asking questions about how she ended up in the hospital, but her fight is far from over.
  • (MyFox Atlanta)
  • AUGUSTA, Ga. — Doctors say a young woman fighting a flesh-decaying bacteria she contracted after a zip line accident remained in critical condition at an Augusta hospital.
  • (Oregonian)
  • (CNN) -- A Georgia college graduate student who lost one limb and will probably lose others to flesh-eating bacteria is mouthing words to her family and showing a fighting spirit, her father said Friday.
  • (News Channel 2000)
  • Aimee Copeland, a 24 year-old graduate student who recently had her leg amputated after discovering a flesh-eating virus, will have to undergo additional amputations.
  • (Christian Post)
  • The father of a hospitalized 24-year-old woman who contracted flesh-eating bacteria after a zip line accident described the ordeal as "the most horrific situation that a parent can possibly imagine.
  • (Time)
  • Twenty-four year old graduate student Aimee Copeland is fighting a life-threatening case of flesh-eating disease after a seemingly minor mishap with a zip line.
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