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He's still fighting

By Becky Barclay
Published in News on January 18, 2014 10:38 PM

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Matt Poland, 15, talks about his decision to undergo a rotationplasty, a surgery to replace his knee joint with his ankle joint. He traveled to Savannah, Ga., Wednesday to be fitted for a prosthesis.

Looking down still shocks Matt Poland. It has been three months, but the reality of his partially amputated left leg -- the fact that his foot is where his knee used to be -- is something the 15-year-old is still...

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