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Kenya: City Hospital Denies Role in Botched Breast Enlargement Surgery

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A city hospital where a woman died as a result of a botched breast enlargement operation has defended itself against accusations that it had a role in her death.

In an affidavit filed in court Monday, Nairobi Hospital said Ms June Wanza succumbed to complications arising from the surgery performed at Surgeoderm Healthcare clinic.

The hospital was responding to claims by three plastic surgeons -- Prof Stanley Khainga, Dr Martin Ajujo and Dr Evans Cherono -- who had moved to court to protest against the manner in which investigations into Ms Wanza's death are being conducted by the Kenya Medical Practitioners and Dentists Board (KMPDB).


"I can confirm that although the patient

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