Delay in cancer diagnosis

Husband settles claim for delay in diagnosis of Leukaemia which led to wife's death

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In April 2012 Mrs P, a retired woman, went for a "well woman" check-up which included a blood test. The results identified a low platelet count, although she was not informed of this at the time. More …

Compensation claim following negligent biopsy procedure

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Mr C was diagnosed with cancer of the liver. It was suspected that he had secondary cancer in his pancreas and so he was to undergo a biopsy of his pancreas at Mount Alvernia Hospital. Mr C was on anticoagulants which were not stopped before the procedure. More …