A mother’s horrible nightmare
This a story of a mother who faced a dangerous nightmare in her life after waking from five days she came to know that she had lost her both the legs because of the blood clotting she is Ella Clarke who gone through an emergency case of pregnancy. She was put into a coma and developed her blood clots upon discovering the clots the doctors decided to cut off her both legs. And Ella also claims that the doctors didn’t check her well during her coma. Ella Clarke was left devastated when the birth of her eighth child Winter Rose (pictured) resulted in her having both of her legs cut off below the knee.
During her pregnancy Ella was told that she had a low lying placenta commonly known as placenta previa and would need a C-section.
During her C-section Ella lost a lot of blood and after having an emergency hysterectomy and five blood transfusions she was put into an induced coma. Pictured: Ella following the birth with her other children from left, Heidi aged 7, Holly aged 8 and Freddie aged 18 months.
During the coma doctors discovered that Ella’s legs had lost circulation and she was rushed into theater where doctors made the decision to cut off.
Waking up five days later Ella thought she had awoken from her C-section but was horrified when doctors revealed she had lost both her legs. Pictured: Ella in hospital with Winter Rose.
Despite her horrifying ordeal Ella was delighted with her new daughter Winter Rose who was born healthy.
Ella has now instructed a solicitor and is seeking to take legal action against the NHS hospital in Torquay.
While she was in her coma doctors left Ella for six hours before they checked her circulation and discovered the clotting in her legs.