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Plaintiff’s gallbladder surgery led to bowel perforation — $1.275M settlement (access required)

Type of action: Medical malpractice Injuries alleged: Bowel perforation Court: Newport News Circuit Court Special damages: Several hundred thousand dollars of medical bills Verdict or settlement: Settlement Amount: $1,275,000 Attorney for plaintiff (and city): Robert J. Haddad, Virginia Beach Description of case: Plaintiff had gallbladder surgery which resulted in a bowel perforation that led to a significant hospitalization and infection. The case ...