The Sky article’s gotten some attention in headlines so we might as well turn this book into a movie. Here’s a clip, via Weasel Zippers. Ace says he’d have to shun the guy; I confess, I found it difficult just trying to make it through the clip.
Incredibly, one American doctor quoted in the Sky piece thinks his condition can be helped with Vitamin A. Although I’m assuming those hands and feet, or what’s left of them, would have to come off.