40-year-old resident of the Pakistani city of Peshawar Muhammad Mustaq, a butcher by profession, was bedridden.
Two years ago he due to a parasitic infection developed ivory disease or elefantes. It all started with a small tumor on the left leg. Gradually the limb of a Pakistani man, which disturbed the circulation of the lymph is swollen, increasing in size more than ten times, writes the Daily Mail.
It is known that the leg weighs about 150 pounds. Due to stationary lifestyles, the man recovered and now his weight is 298 pounds.
Recently orphaned Muhammad begs doctors to amputate his leg. It may not work, unable to walk and is completely dependent on caring for them relatives – brother and his wife. But don’t want to be a burden to them. In order to get out of bed, Mustaka need help six people.