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Wrong site, wrong patient and wrong procedure surgical errors

The scariest types of medical negligence cases involve the kind of mistakes that are hard to believe could actually occur. These are wrong site, wrong procedure and wrong patient surgical errors. Essentially, they are exactly as their names imply.

$3 million award in fatal surgical error case

A tragic medical malpractice case was recently completed, and though it didn't happen here in Arizona, it still highlights some important factors about medical care and medical malpractice lawsuits. In 2009, a 64-year-old woman went in for surgery to have an ovarian cyst removed. During the course of the procedure, the woman's bowel was pierced.