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Joan Rivers 'throat' clinic being investigated

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New York officials are investigating the medical clinic where Joan Rivers was undergoing a procedure prior to her hospitalization. (Source: CNN) New York officials are investigating the medical clinic where Joan Rivers was undergoing a procedure prior to her hospitalization. (Source: CNN)

(CNN) - The New York clinic where Joan Rivers suffered respiratory and cardiac arrest during a medical procedure is now under investigation.

The state health department tells CNN it has launched a probe into Yorkville Endoscopy Center.

Rivers, who died Thursday, stopped breathing during throat surgery at the Manhattan clinic last week.

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