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Doc leaves patient’s abdomen open for hours: report

Queen Mary Hospital in Hong Kong will investigate an incident in which a surgeon reportedly left for three hours during an ongoing liver-transplant operation to perform another surgery at a different hospital. Senior surgeon Dr Kelvin Ng Kowk-chai allegedly left the operating room at 3:25pm on October 13 without giving a reason while the patient was on the surgery table. The patient’s abdomen […]