Medical News Summary: Woman dies of undiagnosed brain haemorrhage


About: Woman dies of undiagnosed brain haemorrhage
Date: 10 March 2004
Source: BBC News UK Edition
Medical News Summary (summary of medical news story as reported by BBC News UK Edition): Hospital errors result in woman being told she was suffering from a virus and was sent home. She later died at home from a brain haemorrhage. Her CT scan was misinterpreted and a lumbar puncture result was not completed. The family is considering taking action.
Related Disease Topics: Brain Haemorrhage, Virus

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