Maggots Used To Treat UK Man Matthew Blurton's Rotting Foot Caused By Insect Bite In Africa

Tech Times - 01-19


A 46-year-old man was left with a rotten foot after he was bitten by an insect while doing volunteer work in Africa in 2017. The infection became so severe he thought he would not survive to return to the UK, but thanks to a procedure that involved using 400 flesh-eating maggots, the man has recovered.