Doctors leave surgical scissors inside woman’s stomach
LARKANA—Negligent doctors left surgical scissors inside stomach of an elderly woman during kidney treatment in a private hospital here on Sunday.
According to details, 70year old Arbab Khatoon of Shahdadkot village of district Larkana had approached a local private for kidney stone treatment where she was operation by the doctors.
The doctors demonstrated worst of their responsibility, when they left a surgical scissor inside her stomach and sewed it up. The woman developed severe pain in the stomach and visited the hospital again. Doctors had her X-ray conducted and it was then revealed that a scissor had been left inside her stomach.
More to her miseries, the hospital administration is demanding Rs 50,000 to remove scissor from abdomen, which the woman says is much beyond her affordability.—Agencies