Yes, a hospital can be sued for not diagnosing a patient with necrotizing fasciitis. Failure to diagnose necrotizing fasciitis can often result in significant permanent injuries to the patient, even death. This is because prompt and appropriate treatment is urgent for the best possibility of recovery.
Therefore, when the hospital makes the error of not properly diagnosing a patient with necrotizing fasciitis it is considered medical negligence and the hospital may be able to be sued in a Michigan medical malpractice lawsuit to collect compensation for all pain and suffering and economic damages.
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