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Manís leg amputated after being given double strength thyroid tablets

A man is suing a pharmacy after supplying him with double strength thyroid pills which he claims resulted in his leg amputation. The company admitted to a medication error but deny it led to his amputation.

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About: Manís leg amputated after being given double strength thyroid tablets

Date: 11 May 2004

Source: CBS News Colarado


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This summary article refers to the following medical categories:

  • Malpractice and leg amputation
  • Malpractice and thyroid medication
  • Malpractice and medication error

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