Here’s an App For Sharing Gruesome Images of Your Festering Wounds

Ew. (Photo: Figure1)

Do you enjoy trawling Web M.D. for gross-out fodder? If so boy, have we got the app for you.

Meet Figure1, a “crowdsourced medical image library for healthcare professionals.” That means docs can use it to document interesting cases (identifying features blocked out, unless they want to get mega-busted) or to investigate what a condition might look like.

Because there’s nothing more reassuring than your alarmingly young GP turning to his iPhone to figure out what the hell’s wrong with you. Read More