12/08/2016 10h51 - Updated 12/08/2016 15h59

Teenager who had delayed surgery fight between doctors dies in Manaus

Family believe that the delay in treatment, caused by the fight between doctors, He contributed to the death of the boy.
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Lúcio Pena Figueira, 14, who was hospitalized in serious condition in the Intensive Care Unit (UTI) after falling off a ledge and hit his head, He died on Friday (12) Hospital João Lúcio, East area victim of a cerebral edema and intracranial hemorrhage. The teenager had delayed surgery for a fight between two doctors in the surgical center of the Emergency Room.

An anesthetist and a neurologist exchanged physical assaults while the patient was on the stretcher. After the fight, they were sent to the police station in the capital.

Family believe that the delay in treatment, caused by the fight between doctors, contributed to the worsening teenager picture.

The State Department of Health (Sesame) He reported that the hospital board opened inquiry to investigate the conduct of the doctors involved.

Source Writing AM POST

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