July 2, 2012
Aimee Copeland, right, with medic Kori Mills as Copeland leaves Doctor’s Hospital in Augusta. After nearly two months of battling the rare infection, called necrotizing fasciitis, Copeland heads to an inpatient rehabilitation clinic, where she’ll learn to use a wheelchair after having her left leg, right foot and both hands amputated.
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A Snellville woman diagnosed with a rare, flesh-eating disease is set to leave a hospital after nearly two months.