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Moosa – Duke Solicitors win another case against University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust.

Posted By admin - 08 September 2014

Bladder Damage During Hysterectomy Our client, Ms X had a hysterectomy which was performed at the Leicester Royal Infirmary. The surgeon injured her bladder and over a period of a few days her condition deteriorated and the injured bladder developed a fistula or hole. Following the surgery Ms X had difficulty passing urine and complained of pain in her stomach…

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Bereaved Mother Receives Compensation after Hospital Admits Liability for Daughter’s Death

Posted By admin - 25 March 2014

A Leicestershire mother has been awarded five figure damages following the death of her Daughter at the Leicester Royal Infirmary in 2010. The hospital recently admitted  that the care provided fell ‘below an acceptable standard' after 28 year old Rebecca Joy Tealby of Market Harborough passed away.  Rebecca had Maple Syrup Urine Disease and Pneumonia. On the 9th March 2010…

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Mother Wins Six Figure Sum for Birth Injury that Left Her Incontinent

Posted By admin - 25 March 2014

After a five year legal battle, a Leicestershire mother has received substantial damages for the delayed diagnosis and treatment of a birth injury that left her incontinent. After an uneventful pregnancy, the claimant (K), a 31-year-old woman, was admitted into hospital on 8th November 2007, six days overdue. Like around one in eight women, K had an assisted birth, where…

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Kiera Dye: Midwife Error Causes Brain Damage – Claim Against Peterborough & Stamford NHS Foundation Trust

Posted By admin - 25 March 2014

Kiera Dye was born at the Peterborough Hospital Maternity Unit on 30/05/08.  She was five days overdue and was born with the umbilical cord wrapped around her neck.  Her mother had a prolonged period of pushing and it was evident that there was difficulty in progressing with the delivery. The midwife involved failed to follow hospital procedures and guidelines and…

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Failure To Diagnose Fracture In A&E – Client Receives £60,000

Posted By admin - 15 November 2013

Mr Z fell from his bicycle and injured his lower leg. The following day, his leg was painful, red and swollen. He therefore attended the Accident & Emergency department at his local hospital. No x-ray was requested or carried out and Mr Z was discharged later the same day with a diagnosis of cellulitis and a prescription of antibiotics. Approximately…

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