Delay in Diagnosis

Type of Case Settlement
Patient with Sleep Apnea Suffers Respiratory and Cardiac Arrest Following Appendectomy $7,000,000.00
Patient Suffered Profound Brain Damage Following Thyroid Surgery $6,000,000.00
Negligently Performed Sinus Surgery $2,300,000.00
Brain Injury During Cardiac Pacemaker Surgery $2,100,000.00
Failure to Timely Diagnose Malignant Melanoma/Lab Error $2,000,000.00
Failure to Timely Diagnose and Treat Peritonitis Following Outpatient Colonoscopic Polypectomy Leading to Sepsis and Death $1,900,000.00
Failure to Timely Diagnose Meningitis $1,775,000.00
Failure to Timely Diagnose Meningococcemia $1,775,000.00
Failure to Properly Manage a Patient With Epilepsy exceeding $1,500,000.00
Failure To Timely Diagnose Gastric Cancer $1,135,000.00
Failure to Timely Diagnose Heart Attack $1,100,000.00
Delay in Diagnosis and Treatment of Post-Surgical Infection following an appendectomy $800,000.00
Failure to Timely Diagnose and Treat Lung Cancer $700,000.00
Failure To Timely Diagnose And Treat Diabetic Foot Infection Leading To Death $650,000.00
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery (VATS) for a Pulmonary Nodule Resulting in Death $600,000.00
Failure to Diagnose Diabetes in Psychiatric Patient $598,000.00
58 Year Old Woman Underwent An Elective Cholecystectomy $550,000.00
Failure to Timely Treat Testicular Cancer $550,000.00
Wrongful Death of 6-Week-Old Baby $525,000.00
Failure to Timely Diagnose Vascular Injury Leading to Amputation exceeds $500,000.00
Jury Verdict $500,000.00
Failure to Diagnose and Treat Breast Cancer $500,000.00
Failure to Diagnose and Treat an infection $500,000.00
Stroke in High Risk Patient on Birth Control $475,000.00
Failure to timely diagnose lung cancer $350,000.00
Delay in Diagnosis of Breast Cancer $350,000.00
Negligent Care and Treatment of Skin Ulcers Leading to Sepsis and Death $335,000.00
Failure To Diagnose A High Grade Bone Cancer – Osteosarcoma (Bone Tumor) in John Doe’s Right Upper Leg Leading To Death of 36-Year-Old Man $312,500.00
Stillbirth Death of Baby at Time of Delivery $300,000.00
Failure to Timely Treat Pulmonary Embolism Leading to Death $300,000.00
Retained Foreign Object During C-Section $275,000.00
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