Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2017] All ER (D) 80 (Sep)
Neutral Citation: [2017] EWHC 2318 (QB)
Court: Queen's Bench Division
Judge:

Sir Robert Nelson

Representation Claire Watson (instructed by Irwin Mitchell LLP) for the claimant.
  Charles Feeny (instructed by Bevan Brittan LLP) for the defendant.
Judgment Dates: 18 September 2017

Catchwords

Damages - Personal injury - Loss of chance of better medical result

The Case

Damages Personal injury. A total sum of 580,618.52 was awarded to the claimant after the defendant NHS trust's admitted negligence in failing to detect signs of cancer from a number of smear tests and biopsies. The Queen's Bench Division also awarded the cost of two surrogacy procedures in the United Kingdom.

Practice Areas

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