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Three tests fail bring cervical cancer to doctors attention

A 33 year old woman died of cervical cancer after the results of three tests failed to be acknowledged. She was diagnosed when she finally went to her GP complaining of pain in her side. Her family was awarded 333, 000 pounds in damages. If diagnosed early, she would have had a great chance of survival.

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About: Three tests fail bring cervical cancer to doctors attention

Date: 7 March 2002

Source: BBC News UK Edition

URL: http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/wales/1860048.stm

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