Brazil was an old man survived after being shot in the face, thanks denture was deflecting bullets, making it not lodged in the brain. According to the Telegraph , an official at the hospital where he or specific treatment, Mr. Zacarias Pacheco de Moraes (81 years) was shot on Thursday (26 / 5) while working in a bar, in the small town of Alta Floresta .TV station TV Globo quoted Dr. Jose Marcos da Silva said that the bullet could have penetrated his brain Moraes, if it does not hit the denture and lodged in the throat.
Mr. Moraes has tools to escape by dentures.(Illustration)
The official would not disclose the bullet is removed immediately, because the surgery is now too risky.According to Silva, the patient is in stable condition, but could lose vision in part because the impact of bullets.In addition, this person does not provide any additional information.