UK: Five former patients of HIV-scare dentist Desmond D'Mello test positive for hepatitis C

Five former patients of a dentist at the centre of the biggest recall in NHS history have tested positive for hepatitis C, it emerged.

Health chiefs wrote to 22,000 people treated by Desmond D’Mello urging them to undergo tests after he breached hygiene regulations.

The 60-year-old dentist was secretly filmed failing to wash his hands or change equipment between appointments at his practice.


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