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Patient voluntarily dismisses suit alleging colon infection from overprescribed antibiotics

By Heather Isringhausen Gvillo | Dec 11, 2018

A patient has voluntarily dismissed several dentists and dental practices in a suit alleging she suffered a colon infection after being prescribed various antibiotics in an effort to treat infections.

Man sues healthcare providers over father's death

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Dec 10, 2018

EDWARDSVILLE — A man's wrongful death suit accuses several healthcare providers of failing to regularly perform neurological checks prior to his father's death.

Woman alleges medical condition went undiagnosed

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Dec 5, 2018

BELLEVILLE—A patient is claims her medical condition went undiagnosed after healthcare providers failed to perform an adequate physical examination.

Patient alleges fracture did not heal properly

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Dec 4, 2018

BELLEVILLE—A patient is suing healthcare providers after his fracture allegedly did not heal properly.

Patient files medical malpractice suit against Memorial Hospital, doctor

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Dec 4, 2018

BELLEVILLE—A patient is suing healthcare providers for allegedly causing him to suffer injuries to his sphincter.

Suit alleges patient died after stenosis surgery

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Dec 4, 2018

BELLEVILLE—A woman claims her husband suffered quadriplegia and died roughly two months after undergoing surgery to address stenosis.

Maryville doctors call allegations in suit alleging infant suffered brain injury ‘simply untrue’

By Heather Isringhausen Gvillo | Dec 3, 2018

Two Maryville doctors argue that summary judgment is appropriate in a mother’s lawsuit alleging her infant son suffered a brain injury after he was deprived of oxygen.

Patient seeks access to medical records

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Nov 26, 2018

BELLEVILLE — A patient is suing a physician and medical center for allegedly failing to provide medical records.

Wrongful death suit filed against Christian Hospital

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Nov 22, 2018

BELLEVILLE — A wrongful death suit against Christian Hospital and its employees alleges a patient suffered an anoxic brain injury after complaining of shortness of breath.

St. Clair County dental office faces negligence lawsuit

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Nov 19, 2018

A patient accuses a dental office of not properly removing her teeth.

Veteran seeks $20 million in suit alleging VA doctor failed to diagnose cancer

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Nov 16, 2018

BENTON — A Vietnam veteran seeks $20 million in a suit accusing a Veterans Administration doctor of failing to diagnose his kidney cancer.

Medical malpractice suit alleges patient was not properly intubated

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Nov 13, 2018

BELLEVILLE — An estate administrator is suing healthcare providers for allegedly failing to provide proper care, resulting in a patient's death.

Wrongful death suit alleges doctor failed to diagnose pneumonia

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Nov 9, 2018

EDWARDSVILLE — A medical malpractice suit alleges a physician failed to properly diagnose a patient's pneumonia and pulmonary fibrosis, resulting in her death.

Patient alleges doctor failed to properly diagnose oral ulcer

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Nov 9, 2018

BELLEVILLE — A patient is suing St. Louis University for allegedly failing to timely diagnose a precancerous or cancerous oral ulcer.

Suit alleges doctor failed to diagnose pregnant patient's condition

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Nov 9, 2018

BELLEVILLE — St. Clair County Ob/Gyn is accused of failing to diagnose a pregnant girl's congenital diaphragmatic hernia.

Suit alleges nursing home patient injured after falling

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Nov 6, 2018

BELLEVILLE — A nurse and the operators of a long-term care facility are accused of failing to properly care for a patient.

Parents sue hospital alleging child suffered injuries during birth

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Oct 4, 2018

BENTON — A couple alleges their child suffered injuries during delivery after his heartrate continued to decelerate.

Woman sues doctor following hysterectomy

By Lhalie Castillo | Oct 2, 2018

BELLEVILLE — A woman claims a physician did not property diagnose her endometriosis, causing a hysterectomy.

Request for new medical malpractice trial against pediatrician denied; Ruth: 'The parties received a fair trial'

By Heather Isringhausen Gvillo | Oct 2, 2018

Madison County Circuit Judge Dennis Ruth denied a patient’s request for a new trial following a defense verdict in a medical malpractice suit against an Alton pediatrician.

Woman alleges medical staff improperly treated daughter's wart

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Oct 1, 2018

BENTON — A mother alleges Clay Medical Center staff improperly used liquid nitrogen to remove a wart and injured her daughter's finger.

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