SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic. – A woman died Tuesday after undergoing plastic surgery at an aesthetic clinic in the capital and relatives say the death was allegedly due to medical malpractice of the surgeons and they are willing to take the case to court .
This is Chanthal Elaine Feliz Abreu, 20 years old, a native of Andrés Boca Chica, who would have entered the clínica estética Cecip, last Sunday afternoon to undergo a liposuction of the abdomen and back on Monday morning, but it was this Tuesday when the doctors informed that he had died supposedly without explaining the causes.
Rosa María Fermín, aunt of the young woman, explained that prior to surgery, this rigorous medical studies were performed and did not present health complications, so they ask the Ministry of Public Health to carry out the corresponding inquiries.
A News team WITHOUT visited the Cecip clinic, located in the Gascue sector in the National District, but at the reception they reported that both the doctors and the administrators of the center had retired.
Chanthal was in third grade at a school in his hometown and longed to enter college.
His body was transferred to the National Institute of Forensic Pathology in order to perform an autopsy.
Chanthal Elaine Feliz Abreu’s body was handed over to the relatives and taken to the municipality of Boca Chica where it will be veiled.