Wallingford, CT asked in Medical Malpractice for Connecticut

Q: Received a tubal ligation with out informed concent is this malpractice? I was brought a c section consent only

My mom inquired with the doctor with out my knowledge I'm 27 and want more kids. No consent form was ever read to me nor brought to me I thought I was only giving the consent for my c section. I never mentioned to anyone I wanted it and didn't go to the proper counciling

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Sally A. Roberts
Sally A. Roberts
  • Medical Malpractice Lawyer
  • Hartford, CT
  • Licensed in Connecticut

A: It might possibly be a medical malpractice on the theory of lack of informed consult. You should consult with a medical malpractice attorney who can gather the records and have an expert review them. Of particular importance will be the consent form - the actual language on the document you signed.

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