A MUM was left grieving her lost baby and facing the rest
of her life with no arms or legs after a shocking medical condition suddenly struck.
According to the Sun, Kayleigh Ferguson-Walker (32) from
Florida, America was six months pregnant with her second kid in March 2017 when
she started feeling like she had flu.
Her concerned hubby Ramon rushed her to hospital, but her
condition rapidly deteriorated.
Her heart rate went off the charts, her blood pressure
plummeted and her kidneys started to fail.
Realising her situation was becoming critical, doctors
Tragically, the baby didn’t make it.
Doctors identified the problem with Kayleigh as sepsis,
which is a potentially deadly response of the body to an infection.
She was rushed to ICU and put into a medically-induced
coma for two weeks.
When she came around, the tissues in her lower arms and
legs were puffy and black because the tissues had died without a proper blood
She told Naples Daily News: "I was a big water
Two years on, Kayleigh is speaking out about the choice
she was faced with: risk death and leave her little girl, Aaliyah (4) without a
mum, or live the rest of her life without limbs.
She said: “I wanted to see my child grow up. I accepted
the fact that it needed to be done.
"From 2017 to now, I see it as a new lifestyle. I
didn’t want to take it on as something impossible to live with, to live
"The triumph is still being here. Having a family,
being a wife and mum."