HeadlinesBMJ 1996; 312 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.312.7026.268 (Published 03 February 1996) Cite this as: BMJ 1996;312:268
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Recipient of cancerous kidney wins battle but loses damages: Peter Sumners, who developed cancer after he was given a cancerous kidney, was awarded pounds sterling21286 damages by the High Court last week, but he left court without a penny. He was ordered to pay costs from March 1993, when he had turned down a pounds sterling25000 settlement offer paid into the court by the …
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