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Compartment syndrome develops after surgery on ankle at VA center – $300,000 Settlement (access required)

A veteran of Operation Iraqi Freedom suffered a foot/ankle injury during basic training prior to deployment. Upon returning home, he underwent ankle surgery at a Veterans Administration hospital. Complications during surgery caused compartment syndrome. The treating surgeon tried to discharge the veteran after surgery. His wife refused to take him home and demanded that he ...

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