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Doctor Sues His Treating Physicians for Medical Malpractice after Abdominal Surgery

A Charleston doctor is suing his doctors in a medical malpractice lawsuit. The doctor filed the medical malpractice lawsuit against 2 other doctors and a hospital after developing a serious hospital infection that lead to permanent disfigurement, required additional surgeries and lead to the doctor being on a ventilator. The doctor contends that his treating physicians and the hospital failed to perform a safe surgical procedure on him, that they failed to provide adequate and safe medical care, and that the hospital and doctors also failed to monitor change in condition. This suit shows the importance of patients being able to seek just and reasonable compensation for their injuries, subsequent medical expenses for life, and emotional distress as a result of medical malpractice.

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