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Cedar Rapids Improper Suturing Attorneys

One of the most important parts of any surgical procedure is the suturing of the surgical opening. Whether it is on organs, tissue, or skin, the process of suturing the incision site is crucial to the healing of the wound. If this part of the surgical procedure is not properly handled, there can be serious consequences for the patient’s recovery and overall health.

If you or someone you love has been the victim of this form of medical malpractice, contact the Cedar Rapids improper suturing attorneys of Leehey Olson Law, P.C., by calling (319) 294-4424 for a free consultation. You may be able to hold the negligent party accountable and receive compensation for medical bills, pain and suffering, lost wages, and more.

Consequences of Improper Suturing

Improper technique or a failure to correctly execute surgical procedures can result in ineffective suturing of an incision. This can lead to a number of physical side effects, including:

  • Infection of the incision site
  • Disfigurement or scarring
  • Failure to heal
  • Extensive surgical complications
  • Re-opening of incisions
  • Tissue damage
  • Disability

Although suturing is commonly thought of as a routine part of surgery, it does not mean that it can be hastily performed or given a lack of attention.

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Medical malpractice can lead to devastating complications for innocent patients. If you or a loved one has been the victim of a surgical error, contact the Cedar Rapids improper suturing attorneys of Leehey Olson Law, P.C., at (319) 294-4424 for a free case evaluation.

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