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Imagine this scenario you're diagnosed with cancer.
And your doctor puts you -- costly of course invasive treatments but then you find out you were never actually sick at all.
Unbelievable doctor -- fox -- currently behind bars on nine million dollars bond he's accused of deliberately.
-- diagnosing patients or to rake in more than 35 million dollars from the federal Medicare program here with us now is -- -- A patient who was misdiagnosed by doctor -- Thanks -- pay for joining us this is really a stunning story tell us how you found out that you didn't have cancer.
Hum -- first found out that after shot it was under wraps.
While I was -- work and immediately I it -- like I was contacted by the feds.
And my -- was delivered to me within that week because I had I was scheduled for an infusion of acting cam.
And and -- just scientologists still thinking that I was sick with -- it just plastic syndrome.
At that point I mean an appointment and I signed on -- just the following Friday.
And she determined that I did not have miles -- plastics and -- never had had it.
That is that they most -- -- Outcome that we can imagine so you found that you didn't have that BS that doctor -- diagnosed you -- NBS.
What -- lifelike what did that do your family.
I was diagnosed in march of -- 2000.
And ten my son was deployed.
And the US navy.
Tom -- she was coming home from a deployment and this is an engineer and delivered to him my husband has recently retired.
Had done a lot of counseling.
He had done -- -- counseling.
His -- I -- -- church and at my cousin became.
Very -- devastated my son was overwhelmed with grief and I just kept.
I was SNC Shaq you know but I I wanted to do everything I could.
To have a healthy life in the midst of this -- and hard news I mean I had to undergo -- Merrill blasted in his office it was extremely painful.
Should verify what he says -- finals where.
So what's so stunning is most of us put absolute faith in our physicians tell us about -- entire sequences.
Of your treatment you were -- healthy person being given cancer drugs which are powerful what does this mean for you going forward.
I do not know what the long term effect is on my health.
I know that I feel like I was robbed.
Robbed of a huge portion of my life -- -- and my family without costing -- It's a horse to Bobby trails.
I mean there's there's nothing like this you know known.
In our country they amount of people affected by this in the state of Michigan is unbelievable.
And it is it is indescribable.
Patty we hope that you can find justice.
And solace after such a tragic ordeal like this thank you very much for coming in and sharing your serve us.
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