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Chetahan Pithadia was initially admitted to the medical doctors for minor swelling on his leg.
But after being despatched dwelling with minor remedy, the 53-year-old noticed his leg bulge to an enormous 25kg, along with his foot now barely seen.
The father-of-two from Jamnagar in India is now pleading for donations to badist save him from loss of life.
FOOT-IN-MOUTH: Chetahan has been left with a gross damage – all from a mosquito chunk
The World Health Organization has warned instances of plague may attain mainland Africa
He stated: “’My situation is getting worse by the day.
“It’s a situation the place the affected person can solely discover aid to a sure extent.
“I’ve not too long ago found a possible remedy at a hospital in Kerala.
IMMOBILE: Chetahan can now barely stroll
ELEPHANTISIS: His leg wants pressing remedy
The child boy has wrinkles on the face, has a really shrunken physique and hole eyes. The child doesn’t appear to be a brand new born in any respect.
“But the process requires admitting me to hospital for a month three times, and I will need medicines for around two years.”
If the swelling from his leg continues to his stomach, it could possibly be deadly.
The elephantiasis situation is believed to have an effect on 120 million individuals all over the world yearly.
LIFE-SAVING: Chetehan wants an operation on the opposite aspect of the nation
It is proven by the huge enlargement of the realm of the physique.
But consultants imagine Chetan could possibly be handled in Kerala, if he is ready to make the two,000km journey south.