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Medicine: AIDS #577517

NBC Evening News for Friday, Sep 07, 1990
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(Studio: Faith Daniels) Report introduced.

(West Palm Beach, Florida: Robert Bazell) Kimberly Bergalis, first patient believed to have contracted AIDS from health care professional, reported suing dentist David Acer's estate; scenes shown from West Palm Beach, Florida. [BERGALIS - explains suit.] Before his death Monday, Acer reported paying newspapers to print letter to former patients; excerpt quoted on screen. [Mother Anna BERGALIS - comments.] [Kimberly BERGALIS - describes interview with CDC (Centers for Disease Control) investigators.] Expected new guidelines for health care workers noted.

Bazell, Robert;
Daniels, Faith

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