Osmel Pimienta Morales broke his back and was left a paraplegic after a motorcycle accident. Shortly after, he got hepatitis C, likely from a blood transfusion, doctors say.
Osmel Pimienta Morales broke his back and was left a paraplegic after a motorcycle accident. Shortly after, he got hepatitis C, likely from a blood transfusion, doctors say. C.M. GUERRERO cmguerrero@elnuevoherald.com
Osmel Pimienta Morales broke his back and was left a paraplegic after a motorcycle accident. Shortly after, he got hepatitis C, likely from a blood transfusion, doctors say. C.M. GUERRERO cmguerrero@elnuevoherald.com

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