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Doctors Describe The Patients Who Made Them Ask, 'How Are You Still Alive?'

Doctors have their hands full and their work cut out for them. Many times, a skilled doctor is all that stands between a patient and the Grim Reaper. As such, it makes sense that certain wielders of medicine have seen many shocking things; the pay may be great, but theirs is no easy profession. A few doctors even relay their patient's last words. Medical care providers often encounter patients that are alive against the odds - given their physical state. Amassed below are the tales from medical professions on Reddit who've seen some extraordinary cases - and a patient with an upside down lung is only one of the astonishing anecdotes. 

 

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