$12 Million Medical Malpractice Settlement for injury suffered during a laparoscopic appendectomy which resulted in permanent disability

Sep 05 2017

The estate of a disabled husband and father alleged the defendant doctors and hospital, through its nursing staff and resident physicians, provided negligent medical care and treatment during, and subsequent to, a laparoscopic appendectomy (removal of the appendix through a laparoscope) which was alleged to have resulted in two strokes, hypoxic brain injury, and permanent disability to the patient.