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Manís misdiagnosis lead to death

A man died from a heart attack after he presented to the same hospital and was twice misdiagnosed as intoxicated and with gastroenteritis. His family sued the hospital for the mistake, which argued that the failure to diagnose and treat the heart attack did not cause his death.

Source: summary of medical news story as reported by Think Spain

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About: Manís misdiagnosis lead to death

Date: 17 November 2005

Source: Think Spain

URL: http://www.thinkspain.com/news-spain/9927

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