Daily Maverick exposé has revealed the shocking treatment of stoma patients in the public health sector.

Many have resorted to dangerous alternatives due a shortage of colostomy pouches in Gauteng, while others are fitted with incorrect ones.

There are also allegations of tender corruption among suppliers.

Mark Heywood, Citizen Maverick editor, says the problem is widespread across the country.

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