Hospital in Vietnam’s Lam Dong performs surgery on wrong patient

February 22, 2024

The Lam Dong General Hospital in the namesake Central Highlands province mistakenly performed a surgical operation for a man after looking at the X-ray scan of another patient, a hospital representative confirmed on Wednesday. After reading the X-ray, doctors identified a pipe wire in H.’s stomach and asked him to undergo an endoscopic surgery. When receiving the X-ray scan result, H. was extremely surprised. The X-ray scan result that the Lam Dong General Hospital mistakenly gave to N.H.H., who wrongly underwent a surgery. The hospital committed to returning H.’s hospital fees and providing follow-up care.

The source of this news is from Tuoi Tre News