This woman was told her leg sprain was a deadly cancer and only amputation would save her life
Cancer can attack you in strange ways which is what 21 year old Sarah Dransfield from Holmfirth West York found out to her utter horror. Sarah was attacked by cancer without even realizing it. Even Doctors dismissed her disease attributing it to just a leg sprain when it turned out to be cancer. Ultimately her leg required amputation.
At just 16 years old Sarah was finally diagnosed by one the most aggressive forms of cancer that attacks the bone. Her leg sprain was cancer that shocked her.
1 Doctors diagnosed the pain in her leg as just a sprain
When Sarah Dransfield living in Holmfirth, West York was just 16, she developed an unexplained pain in her leg that just wouldn’t go away. Instead it got worse. Her GP diagnosed her problem as a sprain in the leg and prescribed regular painkillers. He advised her to return in a few weeks. Sarah’s condition deteriorated further and she decided to see a physio who advised an MRI.
Sarah’s family saw the results of the scan taken in 2012, they were horrified. It wasn’t a sprain but a deadly cancer eating away at her bone. It was osteosarcoma which was confirmed after an x ray. When her family took Sarah back to the Doctor, he revealed the shocking truth that she would have to amputate her leg to save her life. Sarah was devastated; she thought she might even die.