Kaylee Queen Flesh Eating Bacteria: Michigan 18-Year-Old In Hospital After Contracting Two Kinds Of Bacteria
Michigan teenager Kaylee Queen is in the hospital after being infected with flesh-eating bacteria (also known as necrotizing fasciitis) and another, unknown, bacteria, according to news reports.
The 18-year-old, from Burton, had flu-like symptoms and experienced a raised, growing rash on her body, that prompted her family to bring her to the hospital last week, WJRT reported. [...]
In Rivers and Lakes…
‘Flesh-Eating Bacteria’ Explained
The microscopic Aeromonas hydrophila is found in freshwater or brackish water environments, according to the FDA.
In Sneezes and Coughs…
‘Flesh-Eating’ Bacteria Strain Spread By Sneezes And Coughs
Medical experts in the UK have warned the public to be vigilant about their health to guard against infection by a highly infectious strain of MRSA called USA300…
In Alcohol Wipes…
Two-Thirds of Alcohol Wipes Contaminated With ‘Flesh-Eating’ Bacteria
Hundreds of millions of [...]
Woman attacked, cut, bitten by six women in Annapolis
Police looking for video surveillance of Thursday morning attack
A woman walking alone in Annapolis early Thursday morning was attacked from behind by a group of six other women she did not know, according to police.
After the attack, which police categorized as “unusual,” the unidentified victim took herself to Anne Arundel Medical Center with a two-inch laceration across one of her legs and a bite [...]