WABC-TV--New York—August 21, 2013
When that taxi severed the lower left leg of a British tourist, it created an injury that's not easy to fix.
"You have to reattach the muscles, the nerves, the tendons, the skin. It's a big job and if everything mangled, it's very hard," Dr. Helfet said.
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