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Feeding Tube Causes Death

A man who was admitted to a military medical center died five months after he had a feeding tube inserted into his lung. The family claims in their medical malpractice suit that the doctors failed to remove the tube immediately after discovering the medical mistake. The government attorneys for the medical center claim the man did not die from the feeding tube, however the man’s death certificate says he died from “overwhelming septic infection and a blood-clotting problem.”

Read more about the medical malpractice lawsuit here.