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Jury finds for doctor in failure-to-diagnose cancer case (access required)

The plaintiff's decedent was a 56-year-old woman with a history of urinary dysfunction who presented to the emergency room with complaints of back and flank pain. The emergency physician ordered a "stone study," or non-contrast CT scan of the patient's abdomen, to investigate the possible diagnosis of kidney stones. The defendant radiologist identified several abnormalities ...