Tuesday, 4 September 2018

Prostate cancer patient who lost penis to flesh-eating bug wins six-figure NHS payout

Prostate cancer patient who lost penis to flesh-eating bug wins six-figure NHS payout A cancer patient who contracted a flesh-eating infection after a routine operation and was left with just an inch and a half left of his penis has been awarded a six-figure sum from the NHS.

Southend University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust in Essex has admitted that a delay in diagnosing potentially deadly necrotising fasciitis left 63-year-old Andrew Lane with life-changing injuries. The Independent

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