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Breast surgeon investigated

A surgeon being investigated by the General Medical Council amid allegations about his treatment of more than 1,000 breast cancer patients is also facing a criminal inquiry, police have confirmed.

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Breast cancer surgeon investigated

Police have launched a criminal investigation into Birmingham surgeon Ian Paterson, who has been accused of botching breast cancer operations on more than 1,000 women, according to the Birmingham Mail.

Ian Paterson is suspected of misdiagnosing at least 450 of the women Credit: BPM trinity mirror

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