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Fargo surgeon accused of malpractice in federal suit


FARGO – A Fargo surgeon and the head of the department of surgery at the University of North Dakota medical school is being accused of malpractice.

Gina and Jason Bowles filed a federal lawsuit Thursday against Dr. Robert Sticca. They claim that Sticca removed the wrong rib from Gina Bowles in a surgery on Feb. 28, 2013, according to the complaint filed in U.S. District Court.

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