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Call for transfusion error payout

Kevin Goddard

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An Isle of Wight man who developed Hepatitis C from a blood transfusion he received in hospital in the 1980s, has called for the government to pay compensation.

Kevin Goddard is one of an estimated 5,000 people across the UK to have been affected by poor screening practices.

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