$1.5 Million Medical Malpractice Settlement for vascular injury causing death during surgical resection of liver cancer

Sep 05 2017

The patient, a 67-year-old male, was being treated at a local university hospital for liver cancer. During the performance of a liver resection to treat the liver cancer, it was alleged the surgeons lacerated the patient’s vena cava, resulting in massive blood loss, exsanguination, hypoxemia, and death. The patient was survived by his wife and two adult children.