Almost five months after the gynecological operation she underwent in a public hospital, A woman was informed on the occasion of a new operation due to uterine bleeding that the unbearable pain she felt all this time was due to… forgotten gauze.
This is supported in the lawsuit filed against the obstetrician-gynecologist and any other co-responsible doctor – nurse woman from a village in Heraklion, Crete. The complainant went to the competent Police Department accompanied by her lawyer.. Zacharia Liparaki. The lawsuit refers to the offense of bodily harm by negligence "by a person who due to his profession had to show special diligence and attention in the performance of his duties (medical Act).
It is described that after the first planned operation, her daily life became a testimony and her health was deteriorating day by day.. He had to go to a Health Center twice, to visit private doctors and a private clinic, to perform repeated examinations until the… gauzes were finally identified. It is claimed that they were removed altogether 15 gauze.
"My client filed a lawsuit against a gynecologist because of a surgery performed by the defendant and his medical team in a public hospital, "Forgot" to remove the medical gauze, which unfortunately has caused serious damage to her health. "She is experiencing a daily martyrdom with a special mental burden due to her state of health," he told Cretalive.. Liparakis. The case is now expected to be investigated by the competent authorities.