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Hospital fined Rs 3 lakh for death by wrong diagnosis

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Hospital fined Rs 3 lakh for death by wrong diagnosis

New Delhi: ┬áThe apex consumer commission has directed a hospital in Chennai to pay Rs three lakh for medical negligence which led to the death of a 15-year-old boy in 2000. The boy was treated for two days for measles, when he, in fact developed TEN disease. Toxic epidermal necrolysis (TEN) is a potentially life-threatening […]