Cataract treatment inventor Dr. Patricia Smith dies at 76

ABC News | 6/3/2019 | Staff
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Dr. Patricia Bath, a pioneering ophthalmologist who became the first African American female doctor to receive a medical patent after she invented a more precise treatment of cataracts, has died. She was 76.

Her daughter says Bath died from complications of cancer on May 30 at a hospital in San Francisco.

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After graduating medical school at Howard University, Bath moved to California where...
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