Woman killed herself after ovaries removed without consent

Woman killed herself after ovaries removed without consent
 

A woman whose ovaries were removed without her consent during an operation to mend a bowel disorder killed herself because of the pain, an inquest has heard.
Lucinda Methuen-Campbell, 58, from Swansea, was told later by a surgeon her ovaries were "in the way" during the surgery at Bristol.
She had been in pain for years but the surgery made it worse, a coroner heard.
Assistant coroner Aled Gruffydd recorded a conclusion of suicide.
Ms Methuen-Campbell had surgery at the private Spire hospital in 2016 performed by Tony Dixon, who had built up an international reputation for using... read more

 
29 May 2018 in Health, Views: 58
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