Face-chewing Victim Face Surgery, Long Recovery

MIAMI (AP) -- A homeless man whose face was mostly chewed off in a bizarre, vicious attack faces a bigger threat from infection than from the injuries themselves, according to experts on facial reconstruction. He will require months of treatment to rebuild his features and be permanently disfigured....

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    my husband says when I emerge groggy from the surgery I’ve just had to fix my broken ... The experience left her so shaken that she kept her face off social media all winter long, only posting a full selfie this Saturday in advance of a big reveal ...
    04/16/2018 - 8:04 am | View Link
  • After surgeries, image released of face-chewing victim
    A homeless man whose face was mostly chewed ... t want any more reconstructive surgery. Ronald Poppo spent nearly a month in a hospital after the attack alongside a Miami highway. Since then, he's been living in a long-term care facility.
    05/21/2013 - 11:57 pm | View Link
  • Ronald Poppo, face-chewing victim, continues recovery in Florida
    MIAMI (AP) -- A homeless Miami man whose face was mostly chewed off in a bizarre assault says he doesn't want more surgery to repair the damage ... Mutilated and blind, Poppo now lives at a long-term care facility in southern Miami-Dade County.
    12/25/2012 - 11:14 pm | View Link
  • Miami face-chewing victim describes attack
    A man who had his face eaten by an attacker on a Florida motorway in May has ... Mr Poppo lost an eye, his eyebrows, his nose, right cheek and parts of his forehead. He remains in long-term care. Eugene, 31, was shot dead by police during the attack.
    08/9/2012 - 11:31 am | View Link
  • Pictured in hospital: Miami cannibal victim 'awake, alert and walking' after most of his face was eaten off by naked man high on 'bath salts'
    The homeless man who had 80 per cent of his face chewed off in a horrific attack along a busy ... Poppo had two 'mysterious' punctures in his chest. Doctors added that the victim lost his left eye but are trying to save his right eye, which was severely ...
    06/13/2012 - 1:56 am | View Link
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  • Miami cannibal attack
    On May 26, 2012, a nude assailant, Rudy Eugene, attacked and maimed Ronald Poppo, a homeless man, on the MacArthur Causeway in Miami, Florida, making headlines worldwide.. During the 18-minute filmed encounter, Eugene accused Poppo of stealing his Bible, beat him unconscious, removed Poppo's pants, and bit off most of Poppo's face above the ...
    04/20/2018 - 12:24 pm | View Website
  • Rudy Eugene: Miami cannibal's victim Ronald ...
    Injured: This undated booking mug made available by the Miami-Dade Police Dept shows Ronald Poppo, the victim in a horrific face-chewing attack in Miami
    05/29/2012 - 3:26 pm | View Website
  • Rudy Eugene: Naked man eats face off victim while high on ...
    This is the first look at the naked homeless man who ate another man's face while high on a new potent form of LSD. Rudy Eugene, 31, pictured in an old police mugshot was shot dead in Miami, Florida yesterday following the horrific attack where he ripped pieces of flesh from his victim. His victim ...
    05/28/2012 - 5:33 am | View Website
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