disease that causes liver damage after a doctor admitted reusing
needles, but compensation has been hard to come by
– Villagers from a county in the central province of Henan say they are
still seeking justice almost two years after a doctor admitted reusing
syringes and nearly 1,000 people were found to have hepatitis C.
scandal, which has received little attention so far, started to unfold
in May 2012 when doctor Li Junchao was detained and charged with illegal
medical practices. For more than 30 years Li ran a tiny, run-down
clinic that served the village of Jinggang in the county of Qi.