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- Nearly 1,150 Quebec patients to be tested after surgical tools poorly cleaned
Tue Apr 13, 5:47 PM ET
MONTREAL (CP) - Nearly 1,150 hip-surgery patients in Quebec will be tested for hepatitis and HIV (news - web sites) after a commonly used surgical tool was improperly sterilized at 12 hospitals, the provincial Health Department said Tuesday.
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