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VA Medical Center patient had wrong testicle removed

When the 47 year-old Air Force veteran and father of four went to the a VA Medical Center to remove his potentially cancerous left testicle, he was not fearful. He new that he could function normally with a single, healthy testicle. However, last year, the 47 year-old was a victim to medical malpractice in a major surgical error. His doctors performed wrong site surgery when they mistakenly removed his right testicle instead of his left. He and his wife recently filed a claim against the hospital.

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