Cyclist critically ill after developing flesh-eating disease from infected saddle sore

Ryan Busto making recovery but still in intensive care

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A Canadian cyclist is fighting for his life after developing a flesh-eating disease from an infected saddle sore sustained on a training camp in America. 

41-year-old Ryan Busto was training in California when he first developed the sore which later became infected. He is currently in the ICU department of a San Diego hospital where he is said to be making progress in dealing with the illness. 

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