Delay in diagnosing thymic carcinoma leading to cerebral infarct and death

March 2010
Clinical Risk;Mar2010, Vol. 16 Issue 2, p74
Academic Journal
The article discusses a court case on a claim of the mother of the deceased arising out of an alleged delay in diagnosing thymic carcinoma. The defendant conceded that there had been errors in their management of the deceased, but vigorously denied that with additive, there often being a degree of overlap of pain, suffering and loss of amenity. The claim settled after the claimant accepted the defender's offer following exchange of witness and expert evidence.


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