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Couple files medical malpractice lawsuit against hospital for unnecessary surgery

A woman and her husband have filed a lawsuit against a hospital saying that doctors performed unnecessary surgery on her that led to health problems. According to the medical malpractice lawsuit filed, the woman was admitted to the hospital for a heart attack. She had a cardiac-bypass surgery five days later. While at the hospital, she contracted a bacterial infection that the couple says was misdiagnosed. Doctors did not realize the infection and removed part of her colon. The surgery was unnecessary and the woman now suffers health issues from the medical malpractice.

The medical malpractice lawsuit also states that the woman developed bed sores while in the hospital that the doctors could have prevented.

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