Case Number: 2010-139
Plaintiff: Karen Knight
Defendants: Dr. Vinay Gupta; Dr. Paul Sack; Medstar Physician Partners; and Medstar Union Memorial Hospital
Counts: Medical Malpractice; and Wrongful Death
Summary of Allegations: Alleged medical malpractice involving the alleged failure to remove a mass in the decedent’s isthmus of the thyroid gland, which although benign, still allegedly obstructed the decedent’s air flow.