$1.8 Million Misdiagnosis Settlement
A 53-year-old woman was taken to the hospital with complaints of vomiting, nausea, weakness, a fall at home and difficulty speaking. She was diagnosed with gastroenteritis and sent home. The next morning, she suffered an embolic stroke, leaving her with hemiplegia (left side) and moderate cognitive defects.
R. v. Jain, M.D.