The article has been automatically translated into English by Google Translate from Russian and has not been edited.
Переклад цього матеріалу українською мовою з російської було автоматично здійснено сервісом Google Translate, без подальшого редагування тексту.
Bu məqalə Google Translate servisi vasitəsi ilə avtomatik olaraq rus dilindən azərbaycan dilinə tərcümə olunmuşdur. Bundan sonra mətn redaktə edilməmişdir.

American woman dies after cosmetic surgery in Mexico: two more women were hospitalized

A California woman hoping to save money on a cosmetic procedure died on an operating table in Mexico. Two more women are hospitalized. Writes about it NY Daily News.

Photo: Shutterstock

Kewana Weaver, a 38-year-old mother of two from Long Beach, California, told family members she was traveling to Florida to "work." She actually went to Tijuana where she underwent liposuction at Art Siluette Aesthetic Surgery on January 29th.

By the time her family realized that Weaver was not actually in Florida, she was already dead. The cause of death was named “secondary hypoxic encephalopathy,” a type of traumatic brain injury caused by oxygen deprivation.

A letter provided by her mother, Renee Weaver, said the clinic had offered to reimburse $ 6 for Kewana Weaver's surgery, but the grieving mom still wants answers about her daughter's death.

“I am heartbroken. I want to know what happened, ”said 58-year-old Rene.

On the subject: US hospitals are increasingly checking patients' credit history: why is it needed

“Kewana was a very independent woman; good, loving and very intelligent, ”she added. "I am most sorry that this happened to my daughter, because she was so beautiful to me - both internally and externally."

Weaver's friend, Kanishka Davis, and another woman also underwent similar procedures performed by the same physician, Dr. Jesus Manuel Baez Lopez, on the same day. None of them escaped unscathed.

Davis said she and her friend had a little extra time due to the pandemic and decided to travel to Mexico for cosmetic surgery. After Weaver's death, Davis returned to California, where she developed internal bleeding.

You may be interested in: top New York news, stories of our immigrants and helpful tips about life in the Big Apple - read it all on ForumDaily New York

She required an emergency room visit where she learned that she had internal bleeding. After that, Davis remained in the hospital for almost two weeks.

“If I hadn't been in the hospital, I would have died,” she said. - Did we know that we were at risk? Yes. But have we ever thought that this risk would lead to death? Not".

California authorities said they are investigating Keuana's death.

“We are working very hard to ensure that doctors who practice without proper qualifications are immediately shut down,” said the director of medical tourism, Atzimba Villegas. “It is important for the entire industry that patients feel safe, cared for and get the results they want.”

Read also on ForumDaily:

Why and how to come up with a lottery with green cards

Real ID will not be mandatory anytime soon: deadline has been postponed again

Working in the USA: 20 promising specialties you haven't heard of

Inborn loyalty and ingenuity: how a tiny york became a US military hero

Six radiation disasters in the USSR, about which you have never heard

Top 9 mobile applications for learning English

death Mexico операция Incidents
Subscribe to ForumDaily on Google News

Let's face the crisis together and support each other

Thank you for staying with us and trusting! Over the past 5 years, we have received a lot of grateful feedback from readers, whom our materials have helped to arrange life after moving to the United States. We have big plans, we do not want to stop or slow down the pace of work. Even now…

The COVID-19 pandemic has negatively affected our income, and in order to stay afloat, we have to ask YOU for support. We will be grateful for any amount and will make every effort to continue to publish news and a lot of useful information just as quickly.

Thank you for being with us!

Always yours, ForumDaily!

Security of contributions is guaranteed by the use of the highly secure Stripe system.

Do you want more important and interesting news about life in the USA and immigration to America? Subscribe to our page in Facebook. Choose the "Display Priority" option and read us first. Also, don't forget to subscribe to our РєР ° РЅР ° Р »РІ Telegram - there are many interesting things. And join thousands of readers ForumDaily Woman и ForumDaily New York - there you will find a lot of interesting and positive information. 

1130 requests in 2,209 seconds.