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Woman alleges negligence of St. Louis doctor caused need for revision surgery

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Aug 13, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A woman alleges she needed revision surgery because of the negligence of a physician.

Patient files malpractice suit against physician, St. Louis University over alleged procedure injuries

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Aug 13, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A former patient alleges the negligence of a St. Louis University physician caused him to develop sepsis and need further medical treatment.

Minor, parents allege brain damage caused by negligence of Cardinal Glennon Children's Foundation

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Aug 7, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A minor patient is alleged to have suffered brain damage after a procedure at a St. Louis hospital.

Couple files suit against St. Louis dentists over allegations piece of tool used during extraction lodged in bone

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Aug 6, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A woman alleges she has permanent nerve damage after a tooth extraction at a St. Louis dental office.

SSM Health's pensions do not violate federal rules, judge rules

By Takesha Thomas | Aug 1, 2018

A federal judge threw out a pension-related lawsuit on July 23, ruling a nonprofit hospital with ties to the Roman Catholic Church did not violate retirement plan regulations.

Patient seeks damages from Barnes-Jewish Hospital, doctor over alleged surgery injuries

By Lhalie Castillo | Jul 30, 2018

ST. LOUIS – An Illinois man alleges he needed additional surgery because of the negligence of a physician at a St. Louis hospital.

Davol and Bard, makers of mesh implant, face gross negligence, fraud claims after surgery patient allegedly is injured

By Sandra Lane | Jul 28, 2018

The lawsuit claims a history of infection, organ damage and death in patients implanted with the device.

Judge grants protective order for Primary Care Pharmacy in case against Express Scripts

By Mary Ann Magnell | Jul 28, 2018

In a billing dispute over medical supplies, Primary Care Pharmacy alleges that Express Scripts "improperly recouped" more than a half-million dollars.

Parents file negligence suit against Barnes-Jewish Hospital, physician over circumcision procedure

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Jul 27, 2018

ST. LOUIS – Collinsville, Illinois parents allege that their minor son needed a revision surgery because of the negligence of a St. Louis physician.

Suit over allegations of infection caused by Terumo medical device removed to federal court

By Sam Knef | Jul 26, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A company that manufactures heater-cooler devices used for open heart surgeries has removed a products liability suit to federal court at the Eastern District of Missouri.

Man alleges negligence of Barnes-Jewish Hospital caused post-surgery complications

By Lhalie Castillo | Jul 12, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A Madison County man alleges that he experienced two strokes after a heart surgery at St. Louis hospital.

Patient alleges Rehabilitation Institute of St. Louis failed to adopt measures to prevent fall

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Jul 10, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A Madison County, Illinois man alleges a St. Louis medical facility failed to implement measures to keep him from falling while under its care.

Patient disclosure sparks testy exchange in J&J talc trial

By John Sammon | Jul 6, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A gynecological oncologist called by Johnson & Johnson disputed an allegation he was engaging in a conflict of interest in withholding information from some of the 22 women suing the company over its baby powder they claimed gave them ovarian cancer----by not telling them he was testifying against them in court.

Pro se plaintiff seeks $835,000 over alleged injuries from cochlear implant

By Sam Knef | Jul 6, 2018

KANSAS CITY – A pro se plaintiff is seeking $835,000 in damages against Cochlear Limited and Cochlear Americas over a hearing implant device he claims caused permanent numbness in his left ea

Former surgical resident sues University of Missouri over ouster from program

By Sam Knef | Jul 4, 2018

SPRINGFIELD – A former neurosurgery resident at University of Missouri School of Medicine claims he was treated unfairly and inequitably, particularly by the program director, and has filed suit in the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Missouri, Central Division seeking at least $50 million in damages.

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