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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
About: Woman dies after misdiagnosis of DVT
Date: 19 August 2004
Source: The Scotsman
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