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Woman dies during wisdom tooth surgery

A woman who had undiagnosed neurological problems and was obese and asthmatic, died while under anesthesia for wisdom tooth removal. The anesthetist was unaware of her neurological testing at the time.

Source: summary of medical news story as reported by BBC News UK Edition

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  • Wisdom tooth removal

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About: Woman dies during wisdom tooth surgery

Date: 7 Nov 2002

Source: BBC News UK Edition

URL: http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/2416415.stm

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