" ... [L]arge sections of my bones had powdered, and there was nothing left to mend."
The surgeons were able to reconstruct the leg somehow and Roman will have to re-learn how to walk.
The cartoonist is recovering and "in good spirits," but there will soon be a mountain of medical bills coming his way. Dirge's family has set up a fund if you are able to contribute.
He's written a letter, which you can see at the CBR site.