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Format: 04/16/2014
Format: 04/16/2014


Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: A two-year battle leads to triumph over necrotizing fasciitis

Tuesday, February 22nd, 2011

On Friday, sheet metal worker Garth Wise of Plum celebrates two significant milestones: His 50th birthday and the second anniversary of his diagnosis with  "flesh-eating bacteria."


Without the help of colorectal surgeon James McCormick and plastic surgeon Robert Kang, Mr. Wise says he wouldn't be here today.

To read more, visit the Post-Gazette website.



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