Due to infection, a quarter of the skin was removed from a US resident.
It became known that David Ireland ended up in a medical facility with flu-like symptoms. His condition deteriorated quickly enough.
Soon, a man was diagnosed with necrotic fasciitis. This disease is an infection caused by bacteria that causes tissue death. This is reported by Inside Edition.
For a week, the American had to survive 3 operations. He removed more than 25% of the skin.
Now relatives are trying to raise money for the treatment of men through special services.
As for the cause of infection, at the moment it remains unknown. Bacteria could enter the body of an American while swimming in the sea or in the lake.