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Emergency Room Misdiagnosis, $4 Million Jury Verdict

Case Conclusion Date: 10.18.2011

Practice Area: Medical malpractice

Outcome: $4 Million Jury Verdict

Description: Case involved a 34-year old woman, Krissy Myatt, who presented to the ER with "worst headache of her life" and neurologic deficits. She was misdiagnosed with a 'migraine,' but was actually suffering an intracerebral hemorrhage. She was sent home and became paralyzed on the right side of her body within 12 hours.

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