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Medical Malpractice Suit Follows Death from Gastric Bypass Surgery

A lawsuit against an allegedly negligent hospital and negligent surgeon comes after a death post-surgery. A 39 year old woman died after gastric bypass surgery, she is survived by her husband who claims that the hospital was negligent by failing to monitor the patient and by doing surgery when the patient was not a good candidate for it. A lawsuit has been filed for both the personal injuries sustained by the patient before her death and also for damages that the family has suffered after the death in the hospital. The medical malpractice lawsuit claims that both the doctor and hospital were negligent in the surgery and treatment of the patient. To read the full story click here.