Then her temperature spiked and dropped, sending her to a local Stark County, Ohio, emergency room in the early hours of May Chat with us in Facebook Messenger. Find out what's happening in the world as it unfolds. Marie Trainer's limbs were amputated after a rare infection led to sepsis. When Trainer woke in a hospital bed nine days later, her hands and legs had been amputated. It took doctors seven days to discover Trainer incurred a severe infection, not from a "tropical" travel disease as they first suspected, but from her German shepherd's kisses.
Ohio woman with dog lick infection has legs, parts of arms amputated after spending days in coma
A woman lost her hands and legs to an infection from puppy kisses - CNN
An Ohio woman with an infection from a dog lick, had parts of her arms and legs amputated after spending days in a coma. She felt nausea, her temperature acted erratically, and after being taken to the hospital, her condition kept worsening. Sepsis set in, and she developed gangrene. The hospital staff put Trainer in an induced coma. Matt and Marie Trainer, pictured before the infection.