A Colorado couple has pleaded guilty to animal cruelty charges after they had sex with their dog in a backyard motorhome that they converted into a sex chamber.
Frederick Blue Manzanares, 51, and his ex-girlfriend Janette Eileen Solano, 49, were arrested in March and charged with four counts of...
A while back I posted an array of osteomyelitis x-rays and radiographs in <this thread>. Osteomyelitis is defined as inflammation of the bone and bone marrow, usually caused by bacterial infection. I decided to revisit this gruesome condition and post actual photographs instead of focusing on...
I found a great new source for medical images. Amongst search results, I found this pdf on noma cases in South Africa. These images depict the process by which gingivitis progresses into noma.
It often begins with necrotising gingivitis.
The gingivitis extends lower into the gums and teeth...
In this thread I'll post medical images from Norway, time frame 19th century to early 20th century.
Woman from Hedmark with a large goiter
There were outbreaks of leprosy in west and central Norway in the 19th century
A gangrene thread! (Yes, it would fall under the umbrella term of 'necrosis')
Gangrene of the breast:
In a 40-year-old, HIV-positive woman:
Progression of gangrene in a middle-aged woman, a (presumably rare) complication of the H1N1 virus.
A necrosis thread.
Note: I only scrape my content from actual case reports -- no social media bullshit.
44-year-old woman who developed extensive necrosis of the eyelid and eye itself -- a complication of the gold weight surgically implanted in her eyelid:
A 26-year-old woman who...
A rare fungal infection with a generally poor prognosis -- often characterized by the growth of hyphae (branching filamentous structure of fungi) in and around the blood vessels. Most commonly occurs in the brain, sinuses, and lungs in immunocompromised individuals.
I had some trouble gathering...
A disease believed to be caused through some interaction between Fusobacterium Necrophorum or Prevotella Intermedia and other bacteria. Individuals with malnutrition, immunodeficiency, poor hygiene and generally gross living conditions run a significantly greater risk of developing Noma. It is...