Guilty Coleraine doctor 'mistakenly diagnosed rickets'

A Coleraine-based doctor has been found guilty in the republic of poor professional performance.

Dr Asia Ndaga, who worked at Letterkenny General Hospital, failed to appear before the Medical Council's Fitness to Practice committee.

The inquiry was told that she had mistakenly diagnosed rickets in a patient.

The committee found Dr Ndaga guilty of poor professional performance, but not guilty of professional misconduct.