Thomson ReutersMarch 9, 2013 14:45
* Berlusconi appealing against 4-year jail sentence
* Ex-PM in hospital with eye complaint
* Ally says court doctors are "Nazis" (Adds comments by Berlusconi ally, lawyer, doctors)
MILAN, March 9 (Reuters) - Court doctors ruled on Saturday that Silvio Berlusconi was able to attend a tax fraud appeal, rejecting the Italian ex-prime minister's complaint that an eye ailment prevented him leaving hospital and sparking furious protests from his allies.