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Action call over diagnosis errors


Hundreds of thousands of patients could be misdiagnosed by doctors every year.

An investigation by BBC Scotland has revealed that, across the UK, as many as 15% of all consultations could result in misdiagnosis.

However, the NHS does not even record these cases.

BBC Scotland's Investigations Correspondent Mark Daly reports.


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