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Is it medical malpractice if retractor placement causes nerve injury during surgery?

Yes. This can be medical malpractice if improper retractor placement causes a nerve injury during a surgery. Complications from this negligent positioning can cause lumbar nerve injury resulting in significant pain and disability. This is evidence that the retractor was not carefully placed to avoid the lumbar nerve roots.

Our experienced surgery malpractice attorneys will review your medical records at no charge and provide you with an opinion on your case.  Call us now at (800) 606-1717 to discuss your case and your legal rights. We provide a free, no obligation case evaluation.


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