A man with a staph infection was misdiagnosed and filed a medical malpractice suit. The man’s medical malpractice attorney claims his client went to the emergency room complaining of headaches, shakes, and fever. The doctor on duty told the man he had a strain of flu and just needed rest. Instead the man had a staph infection in which he almost lost his life. The jury awarded the man $5.45 million dollars for medical malpractice.
Read more about the medical misdiagnosis here.