A case I will never forget: The wrong diagnosisBMJ 1997; 315 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.315.7121.0h (Published 06 December 1997) Cite this as: BMJ 1997;315:h
- David Haslam, general practitioner
I will never forget Stan. It is now over 30 years since he died, but the circumstances of his death haunt me still.
He had been unwell for a couple of weeks, so we took him to the vet. Like most Welsh terriers he seemed to have the brains of a rocking horse, but for a couple of weeks his behaviour had been positively bizarre. …