flesh-eating bacteria

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Vibrio vulnificus: Florida Reports Eight Cases, Two Deaths
Jun 19, 2015 | Emily Cohn

  Health officials in Florida have reported eight cases of Vibrio vulnificus infections, including two deaths, thus far in 2015. The cases were...

Quick Look at the Flesh-Eating Bacteria Haunting Florida’s Waters
Oct 7, 2013 | Lindsay Denny

If you’re following health news from Florida right now, you’re aware of the “flesh-eating bacteria” buzz. 59-year-old Henry “Butch” Konietzky of Palm...

Flesh-eating Bacteria in Honduras
Feb 19, 2013 | Yuki Ara

A sixty-year-old diabetic man was admitted to the Hospital Escuela in Honduras on Feb. 1. He had been suffering from a severe gangrene around his...