M, a child (through her mother and litigation friend AC) v University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust

Personal Injury: Quantum Case. Clinical negligence. The claimant received £7,123 in general damages following an approved infant settlement after she suffered extravasation of the foot causing tissue necrosis, due to an improperly inserted cannula. The claimant spent ten days in hospital and required dressing changes for three weeks. The claimant also underwent a skin graft procedure. She would require further surgical procedures for surgical release, skin grafting and scar management. The claimant also suffered from scarring on her foot and pigment alteration on her thigh as a result of skin graft.

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