Health Rewind: Death by Illegal Butt Injections? 

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When Black Market Cosmetic Surgery Kills 

Too many women are paying the price for beauty. Thus far, six states have reported deaths by silicon butt injections in women and more have reported other serious complications such as amputations, blood clots, disfigurement and infections. And recently, the Associated Press highlighted a growing trend in the U.S.: Illegal butt injections issued by people who have no medical training.

(Photo: AP Photo/Dr. John J. Martin Jr., HO)

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