David Hookstead | Smoke Room Editor-in-Chief
Paige VanZant released some horrifying photos of her arm surgery late Thursday on Instagram.
The UFC superstar had to get another surgery to fix her arm, and the graphic pictures are downright disgusting. (SLIDESHOW: These UFC Women Really Hate Wearing Clothes)
In multiple photos from the post, her arm is cut right open as a metal bar appears to have been placed in to stabilize and support the bone. (SLIDESHOW: These Are The Greatest Ronda Rousey Photos On The Internet)
Take a look at them all below, but be warned they’re going to make your stomach uneasy. (SLIDESHOW: These Are The Sexiest Paige VanZant Photos On The Internet)
WARNING — GRAPHIC CONTENT
I’ve seen some disgusting things during my time on this planet, and those photos from VanZant are right up there with some of the worst of it when it comes to sports injuries.
The flyweight star has struggled with a broken arm the past couple years. Let’s hope this finally is enough to permanently fix the situation.
Having said that, those pictures above are outrageously disgusting. They literally just sliced it open and pulled the skin back. I’m not sure how many people would be able to keep their lunch down if they saw it in person.
I thought there was a real chance VanZant would fight again this summer, but I’m not sure that option is really on the table anymore.
Let’s hope she makes it back sooner than later. There’s no doubt the UFC is much better off when she’s fighting. That’s just a fact.