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Man dies after having surgery soon after suffering a heart attack

A 53 year old man underwent emergency surgery to clear an intestinal blockage straight after having a cardiac arrest. 80% of his intestines was removed. He died soon after.

Source: summary of medical news story as reported by USA Today

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About: Man dies after having surgery soon after suffering a heart attack

Date: 14 Jan 2003

Source: USA Today

Author: Cesar G. Soriano, Rita Rubin

URL: http://pqasb.pqarchiver.com/USAToday/277033541.html?did=277033541&FMT=ABS&FMTS=FT&date=Jan+14%2C+2003&author=Cesar+G.+Soriano+and+Rita+Rubin&desc=Gibb%27s+care+is+questioned

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