Melbourne Australia: Flesh-Eating Bacteria Spreading due to Mosquito Bites

Posted on August 15, 2016 • Filed under: Australia, Tourist Warning, Travel Health

dailymail.co.uk reported the gruesome flesh-eating bacteria that is spreading through Melbourne due to MOSQUITO bites – as a woman, 72, reveals her sickening bite wound

Buruli ulcers are spreading across Victoria to inner Melbourne suburbs
The flesh-eating ulcer can lead to limb amputation if not treated
It is believed to spread through mosquitoes and even possums
Victoria is the only non-tropical areas to record cases of the ulcer
WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT READ ARTICLE/VIEW PICTURES

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