Have lost a hand, the woman received one of the most advanced bionic implants in the world

Melissa Loomis (Loomis Melissa) living in Canton (Ohio, USA), lost an arm in 2015. She was bitten by a raccoon, and although the damage was not too strong, the infection in the wound caused severe infection. Focus of infection was situated in the forearm, which had to be amputated because it was the very life of the patient.

Now Melissa has given a new limb. She feels his hand and four of the five fingers. In addition, she can move her right arm and rotary motion of the wrist and fingers. But differences of new and old hands are very large. The fact that her new arm is artificial.


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