Doctors Thought Her To Be Pregnant But When She Was About To Die Something Terrible Found

Doctors Thought Her To Be Pregnant But When She Was About To Die Something Terrible Found
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The world of medicine has gone through a lot of breakthroughs over the years. Now, we even have vaccines for dengue and more research is being done to combat cancer, among other diseases.

But not all medical dilemmas are solved in time. This is the sad yet inspiring story of a young woman who passed away because of a fatal medical mistake.

Meet Demi Wright

Meet Demi Wright

Demi is a 22-year-old woman who passed away on February 23.

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Demi had a problem when she was young.

Demi had a problem when she was young.
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When Demi was only a child, she discovered a benign tumor located in her liver after having a checkup. Because of this, she had regular checkups growing up.

In the end, cancer killed her

In the end, cancer killed her
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Demi, who is also a makeup artist, had a short but incredibly painful battle with an aggressive type of cancer.

How did it all happen?

How did it all happen?
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Back in November 2015, Demi started to feel pain in her body. She went to the doctor, and she was told that she was releasing human chorionic gonadotropin, also known as HCG.

What is HCG?

What is HCG?
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HCG is a hormone that is created by an embryo after implantation occurs. Thus, HCG is observed during pregnancy tests.

However, HCG also has links with cancer

However, HCG also has links with cancer
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The number of HCG in a woman does increase whenever she is pregnant, but its level can also rise if cancer exists in a woman's body. This means that having ovarian or liver cancer will increase one's HCG level.

Doctors wanted Demi to take an ultrasound

Doctors wanted Demi to take an ultrasound
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Demi had taken contraceptives and she had no other signs of being pregnant, so the doctors suggested that she should take an ultrasound just to be sure.

There was no baby

There was no baby
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The ultrasound revealed that Demi was not pregnant. Demi underwent a laparoscopic surgery, and doctors finally realized that she had a tumor. Worse, cancer had already spread to her body.

Demi did not cry

Demi did not cry
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Demi's father, Chris Wright, was really sad about the revelation. However, Demi was courageous and noted that everything's going to be okay.

After three weeks, Demi passed away

After three weeks, Demi passed away
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Demi died young, and her boyfriend named Mitch Gregory feels that they were robbed. Now, Demi is deemed an inspiration. Her family has started to raise money so that cancer research in the United Kingdom could be developed further.