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Experts: Brain-Dead Teen's Body Is Deteriorating

Experts: Brain-Dead Teen's Body Is Deteriorating
Posted January 10th, 2014 @ 10:19am by Kate Seamons, Newser Staff

(NEWSER– The coroner's office has issued a death certificate for Jahi McMath, but her family's lawyer this week claimed that now that she is receiving nutrition via a feeding tube, her "health is improving" and her condition has stabilized. But medical experts say that condition is undoubtedly a deteriorating one. Yesterday marked a month since since Jahi's Dec. 9 surgery, and the San Jose Mercury News and Los Angeles Times share notes written by a critical care pediatrician at Children's Hospital Oakland last week and contained in a court filing.

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