I'm a 46 year ok women wen I was 8 years when I was 8 and tebdoc said I have asthma so all my life I been treated for asthma and all the steroids giving to my whole life destroy my bones to were I can break a bone any time of day now went to see a new doc he check my lungs and did testing. And turns out after forty years. He says Dori u don't have asthma or never did in so sorry we have to figure out what you do have but asthma is not it
It's hard to tell from the facts as written. I encourage you to sit and discuss at length with an attorney.
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You want to sue the doctor you had 38 years ago? did it ever occur to you that perhaps your asthma went away like many conditions do?
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The statute of limitations has likely expired unless you have had continous treatment for the asthma by the same doctor or group.
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Unfortunately statute of limitations has long passed and the first 35 years of treatment are outside the statute.
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