Health board apologises for miscarriage diagnosis error
Cardiff and Vale University Health Board has apologised after it told a woman she had suffered a miscarriage when her baby was in fact healthy.
The error at the University Hospital of Wales only came to light when Emily Wheatley, from Monmouth, went for another scan at a hospital in Monmouthshire.
The Public Services ombudsman said the hospital was at fault for not following guidance to carry out two scans before diagnosing miscarriage.
India Pollock reports.
01 Nov 2013
- From the section Wales