‘Dr Death’ Jayant Patel ‘correctly diagnosed patient’

Indian-origin doctor in Australia, Jayant Patel, correctly diagnosed the cause of bleeding in a patient who died after surgery, a court has heard.

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Patel is due to stand trial for the alleged manslaughter of Mervyn Morris, 75, who died three weeks after the former Bundaberg Hospital surgeon operated on him in June, 2003.

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Patel had performed surgery on Morris after allegedly incorrectly diagnosing him with diverticulosis in 2003.