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$6 Million Verdict For Fatal Pulmonary Embolism

Posted by Frank Spector | Jan 02, 2010 | 0 Comments

A jury has ordered an orthopedic surgeon to pay more than $6 million to the husband and estate of a 42-year-old woman who died after undergoing outpatient knee surgery in 2004. In the verdict, jurors found that the doctor ignored a number of risk factors that would have indicated a risk of blood clots that could lead to a fatal pulmonary embolism. Attorneys for the surgeon said they would likely appeal the verdict. Law.com

If a family member has suffered a fatal pulmonary embolism following surgery, contact Frank Spector Law at 1-800-299-HURT, email us at [email protected], or visit our website www.FrankSpectorLaw.com

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