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TOOTHACHE NEARLY KILLED BOY 19.

Byline: MATT WITHERS

A FURIOUS mum told last night how toothache left her teenage son on a life support machine.

Peter Owen, 19, from Old Colwyn, needed emergency surgery to remove a life-threatening abcess after being turned away by a number of surgeries. His mum Wynn yesterday blamed a shortage of NHS dentists in North Wales.

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Peter Owen fights for his life at Ysbyty Glan Clwyd in this picture taken by his mother Wynn
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Publication:Daily Post (Liverpool, England)
Date:Nov 16, 2004
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