Case Number: 2009-93
Plaintiff: Annie Geiermann
Defendants: Howard County General Hospital; Dr. Shirley Si Yang; American Radiology Associates of Maryland; Dr. Andrew Morton; Maryland Surgeons, P.A.; Dr. Mona Deora Duncan; and Dr. Kiran Jivanlal Parikh
Count: Medical Malpractice
Summary of Allegations: Alleged medical malpractice involving the alleged failure to properly assess x-rays and diagnose the presence of “free air” inside the claimant’s abdomen. As a result, the claimant allegedly did not undergo surgery to correct that condition until she was near death.