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Doctor Collapses And Dies After Performing Four Surgeries Back-to-Back In Edo State

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The shocking death of a vibrant medical practitioner has thrown the Department of Surgery at UNIBEN Teaching Hospital in Edo state into mourning.

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A senior registrar in the Department of Surgery, University of Benin Teaching Hospital (UBTH), Dr. Okeoghene Edigba, has died.
 
According to Dr Etin-osa Imagbenikaro, President of the Association of Resident Doctors (ARD), UBTH Chapter, Edigba collapsed and died after performing four surgeries back to back.
 
‏Announcing the tragedy on her Twitter page, @etinmagbe, Imagbenikaro wrote: "We lost Dr. Okeoghene Edigba a senior registrar in the department of surgery. 

"He died while on call duty, after performing 4 surgeries back to back. He collapsed in the call room and every attempt at resuscitation proved abortive."[Image: download-doctor-2.jpg]