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Woman dies after misdiagnosis of DVT

A 23 year old woman was diagnosed with a torn muscle even after she told all three doctors that she was sure she had deep vein thrombosis but they diagnosed her as having a torn muscle. She eventually died of her condition. The hospital is aiming to take more input from patients after this incident.

Source: summary of medical news story as reported by The Scotsman

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About: Woman dies after misdiagnosis of DVT

Date: 19 August 2004

Source: The Scotsman

URL: http://news.scotsman.com/opinion.cfm?id=960172004

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