Case Number: 2009-37
Plaintiffs: Paul Klatsky; and Helen Klatsky
Defendants: Dr. Luke Kao; Maryland Neurological Center; and Howard County General Hospital
Counts: Medical Malpractice; and Loss of Consortium
Summary of Allegations: Alleged medical malpractice involving the failure to employ adequate and proper diagnostic procedures that allegedly would have revealed that the claimant was suffering from hydrocephalus. As a result, claimant’s condition allegedly went undiagnosed for two more years, resulting in significant and permanent physical injuries and emotional distress, as well as a significant interruption in marital relations.