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Woman’s leg amputated after delayed infection diagnosis — $1.25M settlement (access required)

Type of action: Medical malpractice Injuries alleged: Delay in diagnosis and treatment of necrotizing fasciitis infection resulted in septic shock and amputation of the right leg and hip joint Name of judge or mediator: Judge Michael C. Allen (Ret.) Date resolved: 9/7/2021 Verdict or settlement: Settlement Amount: $1,250,000 Attorneys for plaintiff (and city): Lee Livingston, Charlottesville; Heather E. Zaug, Ashburn Description of ...