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Emergency Room Misdiagnosis, $15 Million Jury Verdict

Case Conclusion Date: 07.13.2012

Practice Area: Medical malpractice

Outcome: $15 Million Jury Verdict

Description: Case involved a 37-year old man, Jason Walters, who presented to the ER with progressive numbness/tingling in his arms & legs. ER physician performed the wrong diagnostic tests, and misdiagnosed him. Mr. Walters actually had a severe disk herniation that was compressing his spinal cord. He was sent home and became paralyzed from the chest down within 4 hours.

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