Legal Question in Medical Malpractice in Illinois

Can we sue a hospital for forgetting to remove surgical staples they placed and charging for visits made after that maistake? A staple is still in my dad's head

Asked on 11/26/12, 10:38 pm

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Adam Tracy The Tracy Firm, Ltd.
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Thank you for your question. You most certainly can bring a lawsuit for any medical mistakes - e.g., negligence. The issue becomes whether the staples medically should have been removed at a specific point in time and then were not. Please let me know if I can be of further assistance. My email is:

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11/28/12, 5:05 am

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