A patient’s fart during a surgical procedure in Durban allegedly sparked a fire which caused her to be seriously burnt.
Gossipmillsa.com has learned that a patient’s fart during surgery sparked a fire that caused serious burns to her body.
Our source a nurse at Inkosi Albert Luthuli
The hospital released a report about the occurrence from a committee of outside experts, who said that no flammable materials were in the operating room at the time of the surgery and that the equipment used in the operation was functioning normally:
When the patient’s intestinal gas leaked into the space of the operation (room), it ignited with the irradiation of the laser, and the burning spread, eventually reaching the surgical drape and causing the fire.