In a sad report, a Kenyan lady identified as expressed her disappointment at officials at a hospital who wrongly diagnosed her with HIV.
The lady identified as Ann Wambui stated she that wrongly diagnosed her with HIV during a routine checkup in 2017 and she was made her take antiretroviral drugs for 2 years.
She narrated how depressed she became immediately after being diagnosed with the virus when she got tested the company of her husband, Ann revealed that she almost tried taking her life as this crashed her marriage.
Speaking in a recent interview, she said
“I knew myself. I knew I was not sick. Every individual knows how they live so definitely I knew there was no way I was positive.
I remember there is a time I took rat poison, mixed it with water and tried to take it,” the lady painfully said.
After two years of taking the drugs, the lady said she had to run the test 6 times to be sure. Confronting the hospital with the test result, Ann said they failed to admit they were wrong.
“They claimed my viral load was low and undetectable. Basically, they did not want to admit their mistake,” she added.
However, she further claimed that an employee of Thika hospital admitted some testing kits were faulty back when she was tested.