Go Back  

Chinese Farmer Cut Off Own Feet with Glass Because He Couldn't Afford Surgery 

Current Rating:

Join NowJoin Now
 
  #1  
Old 05-15-2014, 07:44 PM
gatagato's Avatar
gatagato
Offline:
★ Moderator ★
Poster Rank:174
Male
Join Date: Jul 2009
Contributions: 368
 
Mentioned: 63 Post(s)
Quoted: 907 Post(s)
Activity Longevity
5/20 15/20
Today Posts
0/11 sssss5698
Chinese Farmer Cut Off Own Feet with Glass Because He Couldn't Afford Surgery

44-year-old Liu Dunhe suffered frostbite while working on his farm in the winter, but couldn’t afford the nearly $1,600 it would cost for surgery. So he took glass and matters into his own hands and endured a six-hour ordeal of severing his feet. But when his limbs started becoming infected, he was forced to go to the hospital for emergency treatment — paid for by donations from his village.

Quote:
A Chinese farmer used broken glass to amputate his own feet because he couldn't afford to pay for surgery.
Liu Dunhe, 44, took the drastic action after being in so much pain from suffering frostbite.
He reportedly used the jagged edges of the glass shards to perform the horrifying six-hour DIY operation.
"I used the glass to repeatedly cut through my muscle tendon. It was astonishingly painful," the South China Morning Post reports him as saying.
"I had to swallow some alcohol to try to anaesthetize myself when I couldn't stand the pain," Dunhe added.

The man said both his feet became infected after he suffered frostbite from tending to his land barefooted.
But, having never subscribed to any health insurance plan, he did not have the $1,600 needed for surgery.
The farmer kept the news of his own surgery secret until his wounds became infected. He had surgery and anti-inflammatory treatment earlier this week.
Villagers then stepped in and raised $3,700 for his medical expenses. He is expected to be discharged from hospital within the next two weeks.

http://www.scmp.com/news/china-insid...tates-own-feet
http://www.nydailynews.com/news/worl...#ixzz31pYyzwVh
Name:  Liu-Dunhe-2-400x400.jpg
Views: 428
Size:  19.4 KB

Click image for larger version

Name:	53723e47e66b1_foot.jpg
Views:	227
Size:	33.6 KB
ID:	541784

Click image for larger version

Name:	105840.jpg
Views:	198
Size:	33.2 KB
ID:	541785

Click image for larger version

Name:	feet16n-1-web.jpg
Views:	194
Size:	49.9 KB
ID:	541786

Click image for larger version

Name:	feet16n-2-web.jpg
Views:	177
Size:	100.6 KB
ID:	541787

Reply With Quote
The Following 7 Users Say Thank You to gatagato For This Useful Post:
Darkest Angel, kellyhound, Megamel29, Olivia, PlinyTheYounger, Pyramid_Head, Sharon
  #2  
Old 05-15-2014, 08:03 PM
PlinyTheYounger's Avatar
PlinyTheYounger
Offline:
★ Sexual Tyrannosaurus ★
Poster Rank:64
Pelvic Sorcerer
Join Date: Mar 2012
 
Mentioned: 69 Post(s)
Quoted: 7038 Post(s)
Activity Longevity
3/20 10/20
Today Posts
11/11 ssss15513
Re: Chinese Farmer Cut Off Own Feet with Glass Because He Couldn't Afford Surge

What a beast!

__________________
I masturbated over that pic with the bloated belly. - JumboSausage
Yeah baby, pee on my bush! - LiquidSky
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 05-15-2014, 08:10 PM
Kanda444's Avatar
Kanda444
Offline:
You holdin....?
Poster Rank:11
Join Date: May 2010
Contributions: 23
 
Mentioned: 233 Post(s)
Quoted: 21247 Post(s)
Activity Longevity
16/20 14/20
Today Posts
1/11 ssss51143
Re: Chinese Farmer Cut Off Own Feet with Glass Because He Couldn't Afford Surge

brutal...

__________________
"High moral character is not a precondition for great moral accomplishments."
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 05-15-2014, 08:14 PM
Darkest Angel's Avatar
Darkest Angel
Offline:
Born in the USA
Poster Rank:77
100% female
Join Date: Jul 2012
Contributions: 1
 
Mentioned: 77 Post(s)
Quoted: 1789 Post(s)
Activity Longevity
0/20 9/20
Today Posts
0/11 ssss12907
Re: Chinese Farmer Cut Off Own Feet with Glass Because He Couldn't Afford Surge

I cannot even imagine the will to handle the extreme pain this man must have endured.

Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to Darkest Angel For This Useful Post:
gatagato
  #5  
Old 05-16-2014, 01:00 AM
DannyDrama's Avatar
DannyDrama
Offline:
My Rank: MASTER SERGEANT
Poster Rank:364
Join Date: Oct 2011
Contributions: 1
 
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 140 Post(s)
Activity Longevity
0/20 11/20
Today Posts
0/11 sssss2094
Re: Chinese Farmer Cut Off Own Feet with Glass Because He Couldn't Afford Surge

They couldn't have had the whip-round before-hand?

Reply With Quote
  #6  
Old 05-16-2014, 01:33 AM
Megamel29's Avatar
Megamel29
Offline:
My Rank: FIRST SERGEANT
Poster Rank:288
Female
Join Date: Dec 2009
Contributions: 6
 
Mentioned: 11 Post(s)
Quoted: 691 Post(s)
Activity Longevity
0/20 14/20
Today Posts
0/11 sssss2913
Re: Chinese Farmer Cut Off Own Feet with Glass Because He Couldn't Afford Surge

Yowza. I don't think I could have done that. That's sad. How will he farm without feet? I imagine he can't afford prosthetics.

Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to Megamel29 For This Useful Post:
gatagato
  #7  
Old 05-16-2014, 07:49 AM
Sharon's Avatar
Sharon
Offline:
✝ Moderator ✝
Poster Rank:10
Horror Whore
Join Date: Nov 2008
Contributions: 204
 
Mentioned: 72 Post(s)
Quoted: 1873 Post(s)
Activity Longevity
10/20 16/20
Today Posts
2/11 ssss52119
Re: Chinese Farmer Cut Off Own Feet with Glass Because He Couldn't Afford Surge

That's really shocking for a person to have to do, makes me extremely thankful for the NHS.

Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to Sharon For This Useful Post:
gatagato
  #8  
Old 05-16-2014, 07:51 AM
Pyramid_Head's Avatar
Pyramid_Head
Offline:
My Rank: MAJOR
Poster Rank:82
Male
Join Date: Aug 2009
 
Mentioned: 9 Post(s)
Quoted: 1111 Post(s)
Activity Longevity
3/20 15/20
Today Posts
0/11 ssss12703
Re: Chinese Farmer Cut Off Own Feet with Glass Because He Couldn't Afford Surge

I can't believe he coul endure that.

Reply With Quote
  #9  
Old 05-16-2014, 11:34 AM
curvature's Avatar
curvature
Offline:
My Rank: GUNNERY SERGEANT
Poster Rank:503
Join Date: Aug 2010
 
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 178 Post(s)
Activity Longevity
1/20 13/20
Today Posts
0/11 sssss1284
Re: Chinese Farmer Cut Off Own Feet with Glass Because He Couldn't Afford Surge

what an agonizing life it can be yet we grip on

Reply With Quote
  #10  
Old 05-16-2014, 11:46 AM
Cads's Avatar
Cads
Offline:
My Rank: LANCE CORPORAL
Poster Rank:1830
I have a dick
Join Date: May 2013
 
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 74 Post(s)
Activity Longevity
1/20 8/20
Today Posts
0/11 ssssss178
Re: Chinese Farmer Cut Off Own Feet with Glass Because He Couldn't Afford Surge

I feel for some reason the Chinese are way better a handling brutal situations

Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to Cads For This Useful Post:
gatagato

Powered by vBulletin Copyright 2000-2010 Jelsoft Enterprises Limited.

Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO