Comments for: Cheverus student’s death caused by flesh-eating bacterial infection after dental procedure

Posted June 19, 2014, at 3 p.m.
Last modified June 21, 2014, at 12:37 p.m.

An 18-year-old Cheverus High School student who died in February just days after undergoing oral surgery contracted a rare flesh-eating bacteria, according to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner. Benjamin LaMontagne died as a result of complications of cervical necrotizing fasciitis following a dental procedure, said Mark Belserene of …

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