Drhoz! (drhoz) wrote in wtf_nature,
Drhoz!
drhoz
wtf_nature

Esthesioneuroblastoma

Haemangioma I've covered before. Specifically, the appallingly disfiguring case of Jose Mestre.

Esthesioneuroblastoma is another cancer, of the nasal cavity, that can in a few short years can turn you from this



to this...




Chantal Sébire, a retired teacher from Dijon, France came to public attention when she appealed to the French President, Nicolas Sarkozy, to intervene in her attempt in the French courts to obtain the right to die. The tumour has already destroyed her senses of taste, scent, and eyesight, after all. She lost her appeal this month, and indicated that she might go abroad to a jurisdiction where assisted suicide is legal.

Poor bloody woman :(
Tags: cancer, disease, human
Subscribe
  • Post a new comment

    Error

    Anonymous comments are disabled in this journal

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded 

  • 66 comments
Previous
← Ctrl ← Alt
Next
Ctrl → Alt →
Previous
← Ctrl ← Alt
Next
Ctrl → Alt →