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    • Physician’s Neglect to Disclose/Treat Mass Found in Patient Leads To Cancer Diagnosis

      Didio, et. al. v. Fairfield Primary Health, et. al. (Bridgeport Superior Court – filed March 9, 2017) The plaintiff visited her primary care physician, Dr. Faye Ahmadian of Fairfield Primary Health Care, LLC, at the end of 2013 with complaints of abdominal pain, pelvic pressure, urinary discomfort, and nausea. She was referred to an urologist by Ahmadian and received a CT scan two days later. The radiology report from that scan, reviewed by Ahmadian, documented a 3.3 cm suspicious cyst in patient’s appendix. Ahmadian never informed the plaintiff  about the abnormal radiological finding associated with her appendix. A year and MORE

    • Okemo Employee Severely Injures Skier on Trail

      Rivard-Pedigo v. Okemo (New Haven Superior Court – filed March 8, 2017) A forty-year-old Woodbridge woman was enjoying a day of skiing at Okemo Mountain Resort in Ludlow, VT with her family when she was suddenly plowed down on a trail by an Okemo employee. The employee admitted he was skiing recklessly—at a high rate of speed and in an uncontrolled manner—and took responsibility for the crash. As a result of the carelessness demonstrated by the Okemo employee, who knew his actions were highly improper, the plaintiff suffered multiple traumatic bodily injuries that required surgical intervention, severe distress and loss MORE

    • Plaintiff Suffers from Guillian-Barre Syndrome Post Flu Shot

      Faxon Law Group filed a petition in the United States Court of Federal Claims demanding compensation under the National Vaccine Injury Compensation Act for 65-year-old Dale Drechsler. In 2015, Drechsler received Fluvirin, a trivalent influenza vaccination, at Walgreen’s in Shelton, CT. About a month later, he was hospitalized for a number of neurological symptoms he was experiencing, including numbness and tingling in his extremities, and chest pain, all of which began very shortly after the flu shot. Drechsler was diagnosed with Guillain-Barre Syndrome (GBS) caused by the flu vaccine and immediately began receiving treatment for his condition. Prior to receiving MORE

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