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Physician fails to report biopsy, woman dies from cervical cancer – $1,400,000 Settlement (access required)

A married mother of two children, age 37, went to her physician for an annual physical. A pap smear revealed human papillomavirus (HPV) and abnormal cells. The physician ordered a Cone Biopsy. The pathology report from the biopsy revealed adenoid cystic carcinoma, or cervical cancer. Despite this finding, the physician failed to tell the plaintiff ...