Dad, 27, dies from cancer ‘after doctors failed to refer him to specialists’

A DAD died at 27 after his cancer went untreated for a year when doctors failed to refer him to specialists.

Daniel Hemmings first went to hospital in 2010 after finding a lump in his lower back.

Daniel Hemmings, pictured with partner Fallon Waldron and son Harry, died from cancer aged 27

He had an MRI scan but no follow-up appointment was made to review the results.

The next year he went back to his GP, and he was sent for an op to remove what he was told was a benign tumour.

Further tests…

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