This is a potential medical malpractice case and I highly advise you to consult a skilled lawyer who specializes in these situations. They're very complex and the attorney will need to review all the medical records firstAsk a similar question
There are several possible departures from the standard of care in your scenario, but the mere fact that a medical student performed parts of the procedure is not, in and of itself, malpractice. Consult with an experienced TN medical malpractice attorney ASAP to determine if there is a viable claim.
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You have a medical malpractice suit if you suffered permanent damage and if there was negligence that caused the damage. A CSF leak is serious. I would consult with an ENT surgeon and a lawyer in TN. There is only one year to sue for medical malpractice in TN. The lawyer will want to review all of your medical records related to the injury. Good luck.Ask a similar question
Mr. Smith is correct in that Medical Malpractice cases are complicated and require expertise but I will also tell you to look at your damage. Was it severe enough to make other doctors skilled in that area of practice conclude that it was outside the standard of care for your area and that no reasonable doctor should have so performed his work?Ask a similar question
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