Earlier this month, a retired nurse who had surgery done on the wrong side was permanently injured. She lost the ability to work as a caregiver. The jury awarded over 2 million dollars after a long trial.
Surgical errors happen with some degree of frequency. Sometimes, there can be surgery on the wrong part of the body, like this case. In other instances, the surgery can be done on the correct body part but not done in the right way.
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