A cervical cancer cell. The RCOG has been tasked with reviewing the screening history of women with cervical cancer and, in some cases, identifying the impact on their treatment.

Just over one-third of slides of women with cervical cancer have been transferred to a Government-ordered review by the Royal College of Obstetricians(...)

 Ruth and Paul Morrissey pictured at the Four Courts for their  High Court action. Photograph: Collins Courts

Two people who screened a Co Limerick woman’s smear slide for the MedLab laboratory in 2012, which came back as negative, have been withdrawn from the(...)

A 60 year old widow who is seriously ill with cancer has launched a High Court action over the alleged misinterpretation of her smear slides which wer(...)

 Prof Bleddyn Jones pictured leaving the Four Courts  after giving evidence in a High Court action taken by Ruth Morrissey. Photograph: Collins Courts

A “window of opportunity” to save the life of Ruth Morrissey, was missed due to “unthorough” treatment, a cancer management expert has told the High C(...)

Ruth Morrissey (right) and her husband Paul pictured outside the  High Court, Dublin on July 27th, 2018. Photograph: CourtPix

Ruth Morrissey, who is terminally ill with cervical cancer would, on the balance of probabilities, not have got cancer “and be facing a death sentence(...)

 Ruth and Paul Morrissey leave the  Four Courts on Tuesday after a  High Court hering. Photograph: Collins Courts

A cervical screening expert has told the High Court there was “a missed opportunity” to treat a woman when he believed, “on balance”, that pre-cancer (...)

Ruth and Paul Morrissey pictured at the Four Courts for a High Court action. Photograph: Collins Courts

A cervical screening expert who examined a 2009 smear slide of a woman suing over alleged misreading of her smear tests has told the High Court it too(...)

 Ruth and Paul Morrissey of Kylemore, Schoolhouse Road, Monaleen, Limerick, pictured at the Four Courts   for their  High Court action. Photograph: Collins Courts

A cervical screening expert who examined a 2009 slide of a woman suing over alleged misreading of her smear tests has told the High Court that some ce(...)

Ruth and Paul Morrissey of Kylemore Schoolhouse Road, Monaleen, Limerick, at the Four Courts yesterday. Photograph: Collins Courts

A man whose wife has cervical cancer has told the High Court his family is enduring an extremely tough time and it is like there is a “dark cloud” ove(...)

Charles Church, father of the late Orla Church, pictured leaving the Four Courts on Thursday after her High Court action was settled. Photograph: Collins Courts

A legal action by a woman with cervical cancer who died last week has been settled at the High Court. The family of 54-year-old Orla Church were in c(...)

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