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I went for knee replacement surgery but fell in hospital and opened the sutures. I went home with a hospital borne infection....

2 Answers. Asked on Aug 05th, 2017 on Medical Malpractice - Florida
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Answered on Aug 06th, 2017 at 11:44 AM

Depends on the issues but there may be a claim here somewhere......you will need to speak with a lawyer and provide more details. 

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Answered on Aug 06th, 2017 at 5:17 AM
  1. if your fall was the result of hospital in some way you may have a cause to seek recovery but not enough facts about the fall or the injury here.

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