A dentist whose patient bled to death when she had five teeth removed has been suspended for misconduct.
Tushar Kantibhai Patel, of Purley, south London, operated on the woman, known as Patient A, despite her telling him she was taking an anti-clotting drug for a rare blood disorder.
The General Dental Council found he should have sought further advice prior to carrying out treatment.
Patient A died in July 2017 from severe bleeding from her mouth.
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Source: BBC News, 23 October 2019