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1304, 2018

Retained Surgical Sponges (Gossypiboma) & Medical Malpractice

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Gossypiboma refers to a retained foreign object, such as a sponge or surgical gauze, left in a patient's body following surgery. Diagnosis can be difficult, often resulting in unnecessarily-prolonged suffering...