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New calls for medical parole for Chen

EXAMS AND SCANS:A DPP lawmaker said an MRI test found evidence of a stroke, but the justice ministry said there was just a minor wound to the brain

By Chris Wang  /  Staff reporter

Meanwhile, the justice ministry said the MRI scan did not find signs of a stroke or new tumors.

The images only found a 4mm wound caused by brain ischemia — a restriction in the blood supply to vessels — the ministry cited the hospital as saying, adding that Chen Shui-bian had been briefed by the hospital on the result.

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