‘Having my leg amputated is best option’

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A nine-year-old girl enunciates she wants to have her leg removed to allow her to contribute a normal life.

Ruby Hamilton suffers from a rare and crippling condition called proximal femoral focal flaw( PFFD) which has caused her annoyance and pain since she was small.

The condition arises in a disfigurement of the hip and her right leg being abbreviated.

She was also born with a talipes – a condition altering the forms of her foot – and scarcity any cruciate ligament in her knee.

After being limited physically, Ruby has come to the decision with her mothers Maddy and Robert that amputation contributes her the highest possible outcome for the future.