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Woman dies after botched breast enlargement surgery

A family in Nairobi is mourning a woman who died of sepsis after a botched breast augmentation surgery in Karen.

Julie Wanza’s death, after a seemingly uncomplicated surgery, has shocked many people, especially women, who increasingly have sought larger breasts.

The procedure was carried out by an unidentified surgeon in his office last week.

Wanza was discharged but developed severe abdominal pain that worsened.

She went to Nairobi Hospital for review on Wednesday and was immediately admitted to  the High Dependency Unit, then the ICU.

Doctors realised that her intestines had been cut or punctured...


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Published By: the-star - Tuesday, 12 June, 2018