At Ružinov Hospital in Bratislava, Slovakia, an eye operation turned into a real nightmare for the patient. When he wakes up, he realizes that his doctor has removed his good eye, he is now blind.
Hospital spokeswoman Eva Kliska spoke about the error in a press release: “We are very sensitive to this tragic event. The hospital provided the patient and his family with full cooperation to mitigate the consequences, both medical, psychological and social. We will help them in all necessary areas”.
The doctor in charge of the intervention was fired. The patient, on the other hand, can claim compensation that could: “amount to tens of thousands of euros, or even more”