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Plastic surgeon Iraj Zandi says staffers at a Fremont, Calif., surgery center found that nurse Jennifer Bales had removed the painkiller Demerol from vials and replaced it with saline. Any nurse would know the consequences for a patient: pain during surgery and possibly serious infection from... Liz O. Baylen / Los Angeles Times
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