In Alabama, medical malpractice cases can be very complex and expensive. The burden of proof is higher in medical negligence cases than it is in a typical civil case. The statute of limitations is generally 2 years from the date of the alleged malpractice. My advice would be to consult with an attorney that specializes in reviewing and handling medical cases. I do not do this type of work, but would suggest you call your local bar association to see if they have a referral source to help...