(NEWSER) – A New Jersey woman was indicted by a grand jury yesterday for allegedly forcing her 7-year-old daughter to undergo "unnecessary and potentially harmful" surgeries and tests, the Star-Ledger reports—and authorities say the 36-year-old started the abuse while she was pregnant with the girl, per the New Jersey Herald.

Malinda Lugin is facing a charge of endangering the welfare of a child for making doctors think her child was sick from the time of the girl's birth in November 2007 to April 2014. While authorities haven't detailed the litany of exams and surgeries the girl was allegedly made to undergo, the Star-Ledger cites a criminal complaint that states the girl had a feeding tube inserted into her stomach that pumped only infant formula into her body.

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