Tom Condliff
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Man 'wins gastric bypass' fight

A man who was planning to take his case for obesity surgery to the European Court of Human Rights, has now been told he can have a gastric bypass.

Tom Condliff, who weighs 22 stone, made a second request for the operation.

The NHS trust in North Staffordshire overturned its earlier rejection saying his case was exceptional.

Michele Paduano reports.

  • 15 Aug 2011
  • From the section UK