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18 year old girl dies after liposuctioin in doc's office

Case Conclusion Date: 01.01.2008

Practice Area: Medical Malpractice

Outcome: Jury awarded $20.5 Million, including punitive damages

Description: 18 year old girl underwent liposuction in office of a local plastic surgeon. Doctor ignored complications and would not call an ambulance. Girl died in hospital 3 days later.

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