Los Angeles, CA asked in Products Liability and Personal Injury for California

Q: IF medical apparatus cause emergency surgery ending in colostomy bag do I have a case?

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James L. Arrasmith
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A: If a medical apparatus caused emergency surgery resulting in a colostomy bag, it may be possible to pursue legal action against the manufacturer of the medical device or the medical professional responsible for its use.

To determine if you have a case, you would need to consult with a qualified attorney who specializes in medical malpractice or product liability cases. They can help evaluate the specifics of your situation, including the type of medical apparatus involved, the circumstances of the emergency surgery, and any medical records or documentation related to the incident.

In general, a successful medical malpractice or product liability case requires proving that the medical professional or manufacturer was negligent or acted with misconduct, and that this negligence or misconduct directly caused harm or damages to the patient. This can be a complex and challenging process, and it's important to have a skilled and experienced attorney on your side.

If you believe that you may have a case, it's important to act quickly, as there may be time limits on filing a claim. Consult with a qualified attorney as soon as possible to discuss your legal options and determine the best course of action.

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