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www.odt.co.nz SDHB lapse results in irreversible loss of vision

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That follow-up appointment was delayed by six months despite the man telephoning the Service and correspondence being sent by his GP. Photo: Getty Images



A man has suffered irreversible loss of vision after the Southern District Health Board's Ophthalmology Service failed to arrange a timely follow-up appointment for his care.
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