Medical photo-sharing app hard to stomach as doctors upload strange and gruesome images
The mobile-phone application called Figure1 is definitely not for the faint of heart.
As the new, Canadian-designed program opens, users are met with a succession of sometimes-gruesome photographs depicting painful, fatal and downright strange things that can happen to the human body.
There are surgically removed tumours, amputated feet, deeply lacerated arms and chests in the process of being sliced open by surgeons. (Figure1)