Warning: This article contains a video that some people may find disturbing.
This woman had delayed her visit to the doctor for a long time. When she goes to see American dermatologist Sandra Lee, a lump the size of a grapefruit is already jutting out of her left shoulder. What comes to light when it’s cut open will definitely put you off your lunch:
The lump was what’s known as a lipoma, a tumor made of fatty tissue. With her fingers, the doctor separated the fat from the skin, until she could remove the enormous mass without too much effort. In the truest sense of the words, for this patient, it was definitely a weight off her shoulders.