mangalore today
name
name
name
Thursday, February 29
Genesis Engineersnamename

 

Teenager dies in hospital, family alleges medical negligence

Teenager dies in hospital, family alleges medical negligence


Mangalore Today News Network

Mangalore, Oct 10, 2011: The sudden death of a 19-year-old patient at SCS Hospital on Oct 10 Monday has created a lot of disturbance in the hospital premises.

 

The patient, Zabina (19), was admitted to the hospital on Oct 5 for abdominal pain, after which she was diagnosed with appendicitis. On October 6, she underwent a surgery and seemed to be on the road to a speedy recovery.

 

SCS

 

scs

 

scs5


However, the doctor who was in charge of her said that the infection has spread inside her body, making a second surgery essential. On Oct 7, she was taken for another surgery and collapsed less than 48 hours after the second surgery.

Her grief-stricken family has alleged that medical negligence is responsible for her death.

Zabina had always been a healthy girl.

After Zabina was declared dead, a crowd gathered at the hospital, demanding an explanation. Neither the hospital nor the doctors have made any statement so far.


Write Comment | E-Mail | Facebook | Twitter | Print
Write your Comments on this Article
Your Name
Native Place / Place of Residence
Your E-mail
Your Comment
You have characters left.
Security Validation
Enter the characters in the image above