GP wins claim of missed DVT

The female patient was diagnosed with greater trochanter bursitis and referred to a physio
physiotherapy

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A GP is accused of failing to diagnose a DVT one month before the patient presented to hospital.


A 42-year-old woman consulted her GP about left hip pain. She was well known to her GP and had uterine fibroids that were being monitored by a gynaecologist.