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Old 06-21-2012, 05:51 AM
 
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Here is a case of woman donating a kidney to her brother but died after doing so because of a mistake that the doctors made which was completely preventable:
Kidney-donor deaths linked to surgical clips raise issues of alerts, warnings - CNN.com

Any thoughts?

 
Old 06-21-2012, 01:45 PM
 
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Veeery sad Chava61...though not shocking to me....doctors DO make mistakes....I almost lost my mom to a surgical mistake....guess the doc was discussing her vacation, and wasn't paying mind....either that or she was coming off a particularily gruelling shift, and was too tired to be able to.
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