A mother of two has died after being treated by a surgeon who is being investigated over performing experimental "cleavage-sparing" mastectomies. Such a practice may raise cancer spread by 50%.
Surgeon Ian Paterson at Solihull Hospital in the United Kingdom has been suspended from medical practice.
"A mother-of-two died from cancer after she was treated by a surgeon being investigated over alleged botched operations
Paterson is accused of performing experimental ‘cleavage-sparing’ mastectomies, in which tissue is left behind for cosmetic reasons, on 700 patients without patients' permission.
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