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Wednesday, June 5, 2013

Pa. health officials: dentist's patients at risk

YORK, Pa. (AP) — Health officials are warning patients of a central Pennsylvania dentist that they might be at risk for infection of hepatitis B, hepatitis C and HIV.

The Pennsylvania Health Department says an investigation found Dr. Jacqueline Marcin did not follow appropriate procedures to properly clean, disinfect and sterilize devices at her dental office in York.

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