Flesh Eating Bacteria is caused by a family of bacteria. Most prominent being Staphylococcus aureus, Vibrio vulnificus, Clostridium perfringens, and Bacteroides fragilis. It is one of the most painful and deadly forms of bacterial infection known to mankind.
Every year more and more people die of this bacterial infection that rapidly kills you through septicemia or cellulitis. It happens so quickly but is curable if treated soon enough at the hospital through aggressive antibiotics.
It is usually something that is acquired in water such as the ocean, or in swamps, or old swimming pools.