Toxic Spider Bite Causes Woman to Lose Breast

By the time Victoria Franklin called her twin sister to take her to the hospital in Atlanta on April 9, her breast had turned black and had blown up to the size of a loaf of bread. "Her breast was three times the size, black as tar and had a horrible smell," said Valerie Dapaa, 51, who took her nearly unconscious sister to the hospital, where they removed her breast after finding it ravaged by gangrene. "They call it the smell of death," said Dapaa. "The doctors said they didn't know if they...Full Story
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