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Cancer misdiagnosis claims

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Case studies

October 8th, 2017 Wrong chemotherapy drug led to death

Mr G was suffering from cancer. As part of the treatment he had an orchidectomy (an operation to remove his testicle).

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June 25th, 2015 Diagnosis of wrong cancer led to death

After Mr B went to his GP complaining of pain and a lump in his right testicle he was referred to a specialist who performed an orchidectomy (removal of a testicle).

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  • What is the average payout for cancer misdiagnosis?
  • How often is cancer misdiagnosed?
  • What is the most common misdiagnosed cancer?
  • What happens if cancer is misdiagnosed?
  • Can you sue the NHS for cancer misdiagnosis?
  • How much can I claim for cancer misdiagnosis in the UK?
  • Can you be wrongly diagnosed with cancer?
  • Why is cancer often misdiagnosed?

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Chambers UK

Recent articles

February 9th, 2022 Medical negligence claims for cancer misdiagnosis

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Testicular cancer is the most common type of cancer for men under the age of 40. Just five years ago, there were 2,418 d...

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