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Hospital Agrees to Pay Injured Amputee

A woman lost three limbs after she contracted a flesh eating bacteria while receiving hospital care after the birth of her baby. She then claimed negligence by the hospital doctors and staff at the hospital caused the necrotizing fasciitis. The lawsuit brought by the woman and her attorneys asked for damages and compensation for a lifetime of care stemming from permanent and disabling injuries due to medical malpractice. The hospital and the university have agreed to pay the injured woman in a medical malpractice settlement. To read the full story, click here.