25 October 2011
Illegal silicone buttock injections
A 30-year-old woman arrived at the emergency room, coughing blood. She had received injections of liquid silicone to "enhance" the buttocks and various body parts.
The 30-year-old woman arrived at the Henry Ford Hospital emergency room in Detroit out of breath and coughing blood.
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