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Jean Ford v. Dr. Vijayan Charles

Case Number: 2010-3
Plaintiff: Jean Ford
Defendant: Dr. Vijayan Charles
Count: Medical Malpractice
Summary of Allegations: Alleged medical malpractice involving the alleged failure to properly perform a cholecystectomy where the defendant health care provider allegedly confused the claimant’s common bile duct for the cystic duct and cut it, releasing bile into the claimant’s abdominal cavity. As a result, the claimant allegedly developed septic shock and peritonitis and was forced to undergo additional surgical procedures.