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:4/27/2017)... ... 2017 , ... The Incentive Research Foundation is pleased to ... a groundbreaking analysis of how behavioral economics can be applied to the incentive, ... programs, the report highlights proven behavioral economics approaches and the powerful role emotions ...
(Date:4/27/2017)... ... April 27, 2017 , ... Last night, ... CAREGiverSM of the Year for her extraordinary compassion and lifelong dedication to serve ... American professional caregivers for the prestigious award each year – identifying a CAREGiver ...
(Date:4/27/2017)... Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) , ... April 27, 2017 , ... ... is a tragic spike in water-related accidents and drownings during the summer. While most ... reality is that these situations occur every day. Very few people are taking the ...
(Date:4/26/2017)... ... April 26, 2017 , ... Journal of Oral Implantology ... severe consequences to overall dental health, including complications with speech, eating, and overcompensation of ... implants to replace lost teeth. As the number of tooth replacements increase, it is ...
(Date:4/26/2017)... ... April 26, 2017 , ... Elisabete Miranda, president and ... by Enterprising Women magazine as one of its 2017 Enterprising Women of the ... Winners have demonstrated that they have fast-growth businesses, mentor or actively support other ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:4/20/2017)... MINNEAPOLIS , April 20, 2017  Cogentix ... company focused on providing the Urology, Uro/Gyn and ... reported that Ash Keswani has joined the Company ... In this newly created position, Mr. Keswani will ... and CEO. "Our organization is delighted ...
(Date:4/20/2017)... 2017 Research and Markets has ... and Market Prospects: Addressing Production Complexities Through Risk Management ... ... Biosimilar Pipeline and Market Prospects: Overcoming Production Complexities Through ... assessment of the current trends in the global biosimilars ...
(Date:4/20/2017)... 2017  CVS Pharmacy, the retail division of ... store design to enhance the retail customer experience ... products and expanded beauty selections paired with informational ... new offerings. Together with its innovative digital programs, ... customer experience at CVS Pharmacy.  ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: