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Death results from wrong blood being infused

Wrong labeling on a blood sample bottle led to an infusion of the wrong blood type to a critically ill woman who died the day after. The hospital CEO claims he cannot confirm the wrong blood was the cause of her death.

Source: summary of medical news story as reported by Herald Tribune

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About: Death results from wrong blood being infused

Date: 17 July 2004

Source: Herald Tribune

Author: Margaret Ann Mille

URL: http://www.heraldtribune.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20040717/BUSINESS/407170409/1060

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