Spring might have sprung this week, but plenty of investors aren't feeling warm and fuzzy. That's especially the case for shareholders of this week's three horrendous health0care stocks.

One of these stocks disappointed the market by simply announcing that a clinical study would continue. Another looks like a high-flying IPO stock that is experiencing the effects of gravity. The third stock continues to reel from reaction to an SEC investigation.

Which stocks made this week's horrendous list? Find out by watching the following slideshow.

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