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Alleged medical negligence; woman dies after delivery

Alleged medical negligence; woman dies after delivery

Mangalore Today News Network

Mangaluru, Feb 22, 2016: In a case of alleged medical negligence, a woman has lost her life after delivery. The deceased woman is Geetha (28), wife of Sunil Gatti, a resident of Vagga in Bantwal.

Geetha GattiGeetha was admitted to the Somayaji Hospital two days ago after she developed labour pains.  It is learnt, she was shifted to the labour ward on Saturday  after which her family was reportedly kept in the dark about the health condition.

Finally, when the family members were let  in, Geetha was found profusely bleeding.

The hospital staff who said the patient needed blood, later asked the family to shift her to a hospital in Mangaluru.

Though  Geetha was shifted to the Lady Goschen Hospital and from there  to Wenlock Hospital, her life could not be saved. Geetha is survived by her husband and three daughters.

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Asharani, B.C.Road Mon, February-22-2016, 2:01
Some one from their own family faces this situation will realize the pain
Kiran, Bantwal Mon, February-22-2016, 1:51
The doctor cannot behave so careless and ply up in anybody’s life. The three children are left motherless. Fight against the hospital and shut it down.Not a single patient in future should face this problem.
Harini Ramesh, Mangalore Mon, February-22-2016, 1:45
A tragic incident due to the carelessness of the hospital cost life of woman.The family of the deceased have to file a case against the hospital and the doctor to avoid such in furture.
Surekha Murali, Bangalore Sun, February-21-2016, 11:32
Medical negligence cost life of a woman.
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