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Primary care provider kept telling me husband it wants a sore throat viral cold

1 Answers. Asked on Jul 14th, 2017 on Medical Malpractice - Florida
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My husband a stage 4 tongue cancer with a large mass in neck! Bilateral lump nodes squall owing! It was a viral cold! Seem by two different providers! Until I called yelling it not viral, he needs a specialist
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Answered on Jul 16th, 2017 at 11:32 AM

Depends on the details but the biggest issue here may be the damages, as depending on the cancer - misdiagnosing it as a cold may have done no further harm unless the failure to treat was protracted. 

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