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Discrimination suit against physicians dismissed over failure to state a claim

By Scott Holland | May 7, 2019

SAN FRANCISCO – A federal judge has dismissed a discrimination lawsuit against several physicians because it failed to meet statutory deadlines and failed to state a claim.

Judge grants Siemens Medical request for leave to amend in suit filed by Quidel

By Payton Kuhn | Apr 15, 2019

SAN DIEGO – A federal judge has granted Siemens Medical Solution USA and Siemens Healthcare Diagnostic Inc.'s motion to amend its case in a suit over false advertising allegations.

5 Things To Look For When Selecting A Personal Injury Attorney & How Brian Cummings Checks Each Box

By NorCal Record Submission | Apr 12, 2019

It is a scenario few of us ever expect to face. You or a loved one suffered a serious injury at the hands of people you trust: your team of healthcare professionals.

Epidemiologist tells jury in talc case that baby powder presents no risk for mesothelioma

By John Sammon | Mar 7, 2019

ALAMEDA – An epidemiologist told an Alameda County Superior Court jury on Wednesday that Johnson & Johnson baby powder presented no increased risk for causing mesothelioma, while attorneys for plaintiff Terry Leavitt tried to show that cases of the deadly disease were virtually nonexistent before the widespread worldwide use of cosmetic talc powder.

Surviving son alleges Pradaxa label failed to adequately warn users of bleeding risks

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Feb 20, 2019

SAN FRANCISCO – A surviving son of a Ventura County man alleges a prescription drug his father took caused severe bleeding.

Patient alleges Pinnacle Hip System is defective, caused excessive levels of cobalt in body

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Feb 18, 2019

SAN FRANCISCO – A Connecticut man alleges he needed revision surgery to remove a defective hip implant system.

Patient alleges procedure was performed on him without his consent

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Feb 14, 2019

SAN FRANCISCO – A patient alleges two physicians performed a procedure on him without his consent.

Family Chiropractic Clinic patient files suit over allegations of negligent care

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Feb 13, 2019

SAN FRANCISCO – A San Francisco County man alleges a chiropractor failed to order diagnostic studies to rule out underlying conditions during treatment.

Man alleges contrast agents made by GE Healthcare, others caused injury

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Jan 31, 2019

SAN FRANCISCO – A man alleges he has been injured by multiple injections of linear gadolinium-based contrast agents used for MRIs.

Class action suit filed over unauthorized access to AIDS Drug Assistance Program enrollment portal

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Jan 25, 2019

FRESNO – An individual has filed a suit against a private contractor previously responsible for the administration of the AIDS Drug Assistance Program over allegations his private health information was improperly accessed.

Mother, minor file negligence suit against Kaiser Foundation Hospitals, Southern California Permanente Medical Group

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Jan 25, 2019

FRESNO – A mother and her minor child have filed a suit against Fresno County medical entities over alleged injuries surrounding the minor's birth.

Former Paintbrush Assisted Living and Memory Care resident alleges he almost died of heat stroke

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Jan 25, 2019

FRESNO – A former resident of a Fresno assisted living facility alleges he was injured when he was left outside on a day where temperatures reached higher than 100 degrees.

Patient alleges Adventist Health Feather River, others failed to diagnose condition

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Jan 22, 2019

OROVILLE – A suit has been filed against two medical facilities and individuals in Butte County by a patient who alleges their negligence resulted in amputation.

Father, guardian file suit against Saint Agnes Medical Center over medication allegedly given to patient

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Jan 22, 2019

FRESNO – A father and a guardian of a woman in her 30s have filed a suit against a Fresno County hospital over allegations she was administered the wrong medical and suffered injuries.

Man alleges he sustained burn to his leg because of negligence of Enloe Medical Center

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Jan 21, 2019

OROVILLE – A couple is seeking damages from a Butte County medical facility over allegations the husband sustained a burn to his leg.

Patient alleges UCSF Medical Center Risk Management, physician failed to properly diagnose him

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Jan 15, 2019

SAN FRANCISCO – A San Francisco County man alleges that a physician and medical center failed to properly diagnose him.

Central California Bariatric Surgery patient alleges surgery caused ongoing health problems

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Dec 12, 2018

SAN JOAQUIN – A Stockton man alleges that he has ongoing health issues because of a bariatric surgical procedure done in 2016.

Woman seeks damages from Adventist Health Lodi Memorial, physician over allegations glove was left in body

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Dec 12, 2018

STOCKTON – A woman alleges a surgical glove and a piece of gauze were left in her body after surgery.

Patient files medical negligence suit against San Francisco County doctor over surgery complications

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Dec 4, 2018

SAN FRANCISCO – The patient of a San Francisco County physician alleges he was injured because of a surgical procedure.

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