Negligent Failure to Diagnose Breast Cancer Resulting in Death

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Medical Malpractice

Columbia, SC -- Ms. Perkins pursued a claim against the United States under the Federal Tort Claims Act because a government pathologist misread slides, significantly delaying a diagnosis of breast cancer.  The patient died as a result, and the claim was pursued by her surviving adult children following her death.  The medical malpractice wrongful death case was resolved in litigation for $750,000.

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