Buruli Ulcer: How does this not hurt?

A new type of infection first described in Australia in 1930 is in the news again.  Known by many names, including Buruli ulcer, Barnsdale ulcer and Mossman ulcer, infection with Mycobacterium ulcerans causes severe, debilitating ulcers of the skin and soft tissue.  This bacterium is in the same genus as tuberculosis and leprosy.  Reports show Continue Reading