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$8.5M Med Mal Verdict For Death After Routine Knee Surgery

A jury has awarded $8.5 million to the wife and estate of a patient who died after a routine knee-replacement surgery at a private surgical practice based in Glastonbury.

In many cases, anesthesia is the culprit in such shocking outcomes but in this case it was the failure to detect and treat a fatal blood clot that caused the death.

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Jury awards $8.5M verdict in medical malpractice lawsuit against Connecticut orthopedic practice