Navigation Links
The Doctor Parents of a 15 Year Old surgeon Arrested

Doctor couple arrested in TN for allowing 15-year-old to perform caesarean

Police in the southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu on Monday arrested the doctor parents of a 15-year-old boy who had performed a caesarean section on a woman sometime ago. Key words: caesarean section, pregnant, baby, surgery, hurt, endangering, life, safety, cheating, clinic, video footage, Guinness, anesthetizing, patient, child, professional, Indian Medical Association, underground, complaint, family, harm, Health Services, bifid uterus, Pre-Natal Diagnostic Techniques (Regulation and Prevention and Misuse) Act, What started off as a Guinness attempt has ended up as notoriety and, worse, the lead actors in the story could have to spend some prison term too.

A doctor couple in the southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu have been remanded to 15-day judicial custody for allowing their 15-year-old son to perform caesarean section on a pregnant woman sometime ago.

The couple are charged with endangering the life of the patient and abetting their sons illegal practice of surgery without any qualifications.

The son, Dhileepan Raj, a school student, has since gone underground and a special team has been formed to apprehend him.

All the three have been charged under various sections of the Indian Penal Code, including Sec. 336 (rash or negligent act endangering life and safety of others), sec. 338 (causing grievous hurt by such act), sec. 417 and 419 (related to cheating by impersonation), sec. 468 (forgery for the purpose of cheating), sec. 201 (causing disappearance of evidence) read with Sec. 114 (abetment, when abettor is present at the time of commission of the offence) and Sec. 15(2) and 15(3) of the Indian Medical Council Act, 1956, (provisions relating to practising medicine without being enrolled in the State Medical Register).

The case came to light last month when Dr. Murugesan, who runs a surgical clinic at Manapparai in Tiruchi district in central tamil nadu, proudly presented the video footage of the surgery performed by his 15-year-old son, apparently in pursuit of a Guinness Record, before the local chapter of the Tamil Nadu unit of the Indian Medical Association (IMA) last month.

Though nothing is known of the fate of the mother performed on or of the child, the doctor said they were doing fine.

But his professional colleagues were not amused. Saying an unqualified teenager should not have been permitted to perform a complicated surgery, they submitted a memorandum to the Tamil Nadu Medical Council for suitable disciplinary action against Dr.Murugesan.

Tiruchi district collector Ashish Vachhani told the media that based on a formal complaint from the Deputy Director of Health Services, the police registered a case against the three members of the family.


'"/>




Related medicine news :

1. Cancer Doctors Okays Controversial Prostate Therapy
2. Doctors needed urgently in Gujarat
3. Doctors operate upon patients in candlelight- latest from the quake scene
4. Doctors at risk- the ugly side of the noble profession
5. Doctors advice early anemia tests
6. Indian Doctor granted US patent on organ regeneration
7. Emphasis to ban Drugs ads by Doctors
8. Doctor samples come under the ambit of advertisement
9. Doctors not to accept gifts from drug companies
10. Gene testing kit specific for Doctors
11. Doctors warned of fluoride toxicity
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:5/28/2016)... ... 28, 2016 , ... After a year and a half of planning the Multiple Pathways ... The Multiple Pathways of Recovery Conference was held May 2 -4, 2016 at the ... Kingdom came together to explore the many pathways individuals use to get into and sustain ...
(Date:5/27/2016)... ... May 27, 2016 , ... Southland Log Homes , designer and manufacturer ... barn kits, which can be found on its website at SouthlandLogHomes.com. , The designs ... and they highlight the craftsmanship of timber post and beam construction. The result ...
(Date:5/27/2016)... York, NY (PRWEB) , ... May 27, 2016 , ... ... campaign returns for a third time to shed lights on the variety of topics ... and inspirational stories, “Nurse Appreciation” tackles why this career has gone from being in ...
(Date:5/27/2016)... (PRWEB) , ... May 27, 2016 , ... ... readers, this installment is bolstered by inspiring human-interest stories, courtesy of awareness-driven celebrities ... within the industry, from leading advocates, associations and industry leaders such as Bioness. ...
(Date:5/27/2016)... NY (PRWEB) , ... May 27, 2016 , ... ... world, this installment is bolstered by inspiring human interest stories, courtesy of leaders ... developing trends and tech within the industry, from leading advocates and associations—namely Jones ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:5/25/2016)... 25, 2016 According to a ... (3D, 2D, 4D), by Therapeutic Area (Oncology, Cosmeceutical/Plastic Surgery), ... (Medical Device Manufacturers, Hospitals/ Clinics) - Forecast to 2021", ... Animation Market for the forecast period of 2016 to ... Million by 2021 from USD 117.3 Million in 2016, ...
(Date:5/25/2016)...  Zymo Research Corp. announced today the final ... that help researchers obtain the most accurate and ... rapid growth of the study of microbiomes has ... methods to improve the reproducibility and quality of ... every step of the measurement process including collection ...
(Date:5/25/2016)... 25, 2016 As illustrated by ... this month, the numbers and momentum of cannabis in ... into the billions, more research and development push the ... State of Legal Marijuana Markets Report  from from ArcView ... much of the increase in sector is attributed to ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: