My wife went into surgery on july 5th for a gall bladder procedure. at this time she couldn't give a urine pregnancy test. we found out that she was pregnant after the surgery. the doc and came in and explained to us the increased chance of miscarriage and blamed the nurses. The hospital has admitted fault and ask us for a letter of demands. we don't know where to go with this. she just miscarried lastnight but we were prepped for this by the OB. I have all the medical records and I just feel that there should be something more. this hospital boasts about the highest medical grades in the nation. and that was a deciding factor of going there please help. there is much more information and details that I would rather talk about over the phone or in person.
Contact a KS lawyer who specializes in medical neglience. A pregnancy test is a standard test that should have been completed. I am so sorry for your unfortunate loss, but you need the advice of a local lawyer who can negotiate on your behalf.
Unfortunately, unless your wife some physical injury in addition to documented psychological injury it probably does not have the value to be financially worth pursuing to an attorney. Sorry for your loss.
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I am very sorry for your loss. This is a significant enough loss that it is worth your time speaking to a medical malpractice attorney. They usually offer free consultations.
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