Q: Can i sue if i got a pacemaker that caused anothter serious problem and almost killed me on top of never needing it?
A: You very well may have a case if the facts are as you describe. You may also be able to work out a contingency fee with an attorney to represent you so that you don’t pay anything to bring the suit unless you win or get a settlement in your favor. It probably bears speaking to an attorney about that possibility and your other options.
A: Sorry to hear of your issues. Yes, you can. It's more of a "medical malpractice" case than a personal injury case.
I hope it works out for you and you recover fully.
A: MORE INFO NEEDED.
YOU HAVE A POTENTIAL MEDICAL MALPRACTICE/PRODUCTS LIABILITY CASE IF THE CASE PROVE WHAT YOU ALLEGE.
YOU WILL NEEDS EXPERTS TO STATE WHAT YOU BELIEVE.
YOU SHOULD MAKE AN APPOINTMENT TO SEE A PI LAWYER ASAP. IF THEY THINK IT HAS MERIT THEY WOULD TAKE IT ON A CONTINGENCY, IN ALL LIKELIHOOD.
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