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Doctor Admits Misdiagnosis, Denies Negligence in Boy's Death Case

Maribor, 24 June - The doctor accused of negligence in the death of a 12-year-old boy, whose case has sparked a debate about doctor accountability in Slovenia, has admitted making a wrong diagnosis, but maintained she did everything in her power to treat the boy.

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The parents of the diseased Bor, Tatjana (left) and Matjaz Nekrep (right), leaving the court house.
Photo: Andreja Sersen Dobaj/STA

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Zlata Kanic (centre), the doctor who treated in 2008 a boy who later died due to misdiagnosis, arriving at the court with her husband (left) and lawyers.
Photo: Andreja Sersen Dobaj/STA

Maribor
Zlata Kanic (centre), the doctor who treated in 2008 a boy who later died due to misdiagnosis, arriving at the court with her husband (left) and lawyers.
Photo: Andreja Sersen Dobaj/STA

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Robert Pogorevc (left) one of the doctors who treated in 2008 Bor Nekrep, who later died due to misdiagnosis, leaving the court house with his lawyer.
Photo: Andreja Sersen Dobaj/STA

Maribor
The parents of the diseased Bor, Tatjana (left) and Matjaz Nekrep (right), leaving the court house.
Photo: Andreja Sersen Dobaj/STA

Maribor
The parents of the diseased Bor, Tatjana (centre) and Matjaz Nekrep (right), leaving the court house with their lawyer.
Photo: Andreja Sersen Dobaj/STA

Maribor
The parents of the diseased Bor, Tatjana (centre) and Matjaz Nekrep (right), leaving the court house with their lawyer.
Photo: Andreja Sersen Dobaj/STA

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