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.
SAN FRANCISCO – A surviving son of a Ventura County man alleges a prescription drug his father took caused severe bleeding.
SAN FRANCISCO – A Connecticut man alleges he needed revision surgery to remove a defective hip implant system.
SAN FRANCISCO – A patient alleges two physicians performed a procedure on him without his consent.
SAN FRANCISCO – A San Francisco County man alleges a chiropractor failed to order diagnostic studies to rule out underlying conditions during treatment.
SAN FRANCISCO – A man alleges he has been injured by multiple injections of linear gadolinium-based contrast agents used for MRIs.
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
FRESNO – A mother and her minor child have filed a suit against Fresno County medical entities over alleged injuries surrounding the minor's birth.
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.
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
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.
OROVILLE – A couple is seeking damages from a Butte County medical facility over allegations the husband sustained a burn to his leg.
SAN FRANCISCO – A San Francisco County man alleges that a physician and medical center failed to properly diagnose him.
Patient files suit against Regents of the University of California after object was allegedly left in body
SAN FRANCISCO – A patient alleges a foreign object was left in her body after a surgery.
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
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
SAN FRANCISCO – The patient of a San Francisco County physician alleges he was injured because of a surgical procedure.
SAN DIEGO – A federal court has ruled that the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission has not met its burden in a pregnancy discrimination suit against a fabricator and erector of structural steel and iron for construction projects.
SAN FRANCISCO – A San Francisco woman alleges her surgery failed because of a defective medical device.
SAN FRANCISCO – A parent is suing an insurance company over allegations it wrongfully denied coverage of residential treatment care for her minor son.