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2009-05-14 13:22:02

A 28-year-old man alleges in a lawsuit against a hospital in Nyack, N.Y., he underwent a mastectomy as a result of a misdiagnosis of cancer. Personal trainer Scott Aprile alleges in his suit against Nyack Hospital that after he had his right breast removed as a precaution, he was told by Dr. Lawrence Simon his cancer diagnosis was the result of a biopsy mix-up, the New York Daily News said Thursday. My first thought was, 'Oh, my God, I don't have cancer,' Aprile said of the Feb. 5 medical...


Word of the Day
grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'