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Misdiagnosis of Cancer Led to Death

A jury found a doctor’s misdiagnosis of cancer led to the death of a young woman. If not for the delay in treatment, the woman’s survival chances were strong. The 24-year old woman had rectal and colon cancer that went undiagnosed for seven months by her doctor. The family brought a medical malpractice lawsuit against the doctor in which they were awarded $2.5 million dollars by the jury.

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