Aortic Valve Replacement Medical Negligence Case
Thompson v. OHSU, Multnomah County Case No. 15CV01533
This was a wrongful death medical negligence case brought on behalf of the estate of Marie Jackson. Ms. Jackson underwent aortic valve replacement surgery in 2013. She remained in the hospital post-surgery, and after initially showing signs of improvement, her condition began to worsen due to a collection of fluid in her chest. Several efforts were made to remove the fluid using a pigtail catheter, but they were unsuccessful, and she did not survive. Her estate alleged medical negligence by defendant OHSU and its medical professionals. The allegations included . . .
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