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Medical Malpractice Lawyers in North Charleston

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Helping SC Residents Get Compensation for Common Medical Malpractice Claims If you feel that you were harmed by a healthcare professional who failed to properly provide you with medical care, you could be entitled to compensation. You’ll have to prove that that the healthcare professional failed to do something that they should have done or… Read more »

North Charleston Medical Malpractice Attorneys

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An article in USA Today reports that approximately a dozen times a day, surgical objects including instruments and sponges are left in a patient’s body after an operation.  Research and government data suggest that retained surgical items occur 4,500 to 6,000 times per year and two-thirds of those cases involve retained surgical sponges. Surgical sponges… Read more »

North Charleston Medical Malpractice Lawyer

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The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) stated that the highest risk for fungal meningitis from contaminated steroids is within the first six weeks or 42 days after exposure.  This is good news for patients exposed to contaminated steroids. According to the CDC, the outbreak of fungal meningitis from tainted steroid injections have made… Read more »