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AT LEAST two children in East London have died of a rare disorder in recent weeks.
The Daily Dispatch has learnt of a further five people in the city diagnosed with Guillain-Barré Syndrome [GBS]. The exact cause of the condition is unknown but it attacks the nervous system and if not treated promptly, can result in death.
THE Eastern Cape health MEC faces a R2-million lawsuit over medical negligence.
Ndoda Alfred Magoswana lodged medicalthe case against the health department after an allegedly botched appendix operation left him partly deformed and unable to work.