Navigation Links
Docs wrongly remove a man’s stomach

John Ford, from Bloxwich in Walsall, was wrongly diagnosed with stomach cancer. He was 68 years old then.//

His stomach was removed. Much later, it was found out that the hospital pathologist had misdiagnosed tests and Mr. Ford had only a benign tumor. The operation was carried out in October 2002 at Walsall Manor Hospital. The pathologist responsible for this mishap had been on loan from the Wolverhampton trust. Royal Wolverhampton Hospitals NHS Trust owned up liability for breach of duty of care.

Mr Ford was a former army guardsman. He is now 72 years old.

He said: “I now have no stomach and am in constant pain and discomfort. I am either constipated or have diarrhoea and am afraid to leave the house in case I need a bathroom. I do not absorb food so have very little energy and find everyday tasks hard work.”

Mr Ford said: “My wife and I had recently retired and we were looking forward to spending quality time together traveling. However, the operation has seriously limited what I can do. We have no social life any more, and fear all our retirement plans have completely gone out the window.”

His wife Joan added: “I wish with all my heart that on the morning of his operation John had walked out, which he wanted to do.”

A six-figure compensation was given to Mr. Frd.
'"/>




Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. Patients often assume wrongly that they are allergic to penicillin
2. Surgery to remove tumors in the spine
3. Indonesian boy with huge neck tumor was surgically removed
4. Doctors remove female organs from man
5. 18kg tumor removed from woman
6. A Sneak Preview of Human’s Susceptibility to Auto Immune Disease, Allergy, Asthm
7. Woman’s Degree of Sexual Freedo
8. NIMH Studies Woman’s Hormonal Cycl
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:4/24/2017)... ... April 24, 2017 , ... As part of the nationwide ... honor the victims of the Holocaust and Nazi persecution, Center for Medicine after ... Auschwitz on its CMATH Champions trip to Germany and Poland next week. , The ...
(Date:4/24/2017)... Sacramento, Calif. (PRWEB) , ... April 24, 2017 , ... ... nearly $1.6 million in charitable dental services to 1,961 people during the April 22-23 ... services at no charge to Californians who experience barriers to care, CDA Cares educates ...
(Date:4/24/2017)... , ... April 24, 2017 , ... ... of unique liquid food supplements, announced its popular products are now available for ... , ALP Nutrition® prioritizes the use of premium natural ingredients in making all ...
(Date:4/24/2017)... ... April 24, 2017 , ... ... and credentialing solutions, today announced that Kyle Allain has joined the company as ... Management sales and operations, including provider, payor and managed care solutions. , ...
(Date:4/24/2017)... , ... April 24, 2017 , ... Rod Burkett, CEO ... Housing News website. , Rod has been at the forefront of Gardant since it ... As CEO, Rod has overseen the opening of more than 40 new senior living ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:4/19/2017)... , April 19, 2017  Novartis today ... the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI) ... that 58% of patients with treatment-naïve severe aplastic ... when treated with eltrombopag at the initiation of ... The study evaluated three sequential treatment groups, or ...
(Date:4/18/2017)... 2017  Cardinal Health (NYSE: CAH ) ... earnings per share (EPS) guidance and providing a preliminary ... conjunction with this morning,s announcement of the planned acquisition ... Insufficiency businesses. Cardinal Health now believes that ... at the bottom of its previous guidance range of ...
(Date:4/18/2017)... DALLAS , April 18, 2017 Viverae ... proud to announce the integration of IBM ® ... platform to deliver targeted communications for a personalized experience. ... meaningful actions on their health in real time. The ... that matter most to members, wherever they are in ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: