A mother has described her suffering after bungling medics left her placenta inside her – for two agonising months.
Elizabeth Hart, 30, says doctors failed to spot the potentially fatal complication when she gave birth to daughter Poppy.
In the eight weeks that followed, her battle with constant pain and exhaustion left her unable to breastfeed.
But she claims that doctors at Queen’s Hospital in Romford, Essex, weren’t interested in her plight – and even refused to examine her when she went to A&E.
In desperation, she eventually booked an appointment with a private gynaecologist, who told her that she had not delivered the placenta and it had become infected inside her. Read more at the UK Daily Mail