Tuesday, 20 of November of 2018

Bowel Perforation Injury Info

Complications from a nicked bowel can be excruciating, and some patients must wear colostomy bags for months while recovering.

By Shapiro, Lewis, Appleton and Favaloro, Surgeon’s Mistake Victim Attorney in Virginia

An attorney with the Shapiro, Lewis & Appleton law firm has published an article on cut bowel injuries stemming from careless medical errors. The complications a patient can suffer from a nicked bowel are excruciating. Some patients even have to wear a colostomy bag for months in order for the perforation to hear properly. To learn more, check out “Bowel Perforation During Surgery Can Cause Life-Altering Complications.”


About the Editors: The VA-NC medical malpractice attorneys at Shapiro, Lewis & Appleton include medical and surgical malpractice lawyers licensed in both Virginia and Carolina. Our medical/hospital malpractice focus on personal injury and accident law and have experience handling medical malpractice cases involving hospital and doctors’ mistakes, as well as nursing home abuse and neglect. Check out our case results to see our track record of success in medical malpractice lawsuits, and also be sure to read our free medical malpractice reports Top 10 Tips From a Medical Malpractice Insider and Top 5 Surgical Errors. Rick Shapiro and James Lewis have been listed among the Best Lawyers in America since 2008. They, along with fellow attorney John M. Cooper, have also been named Virginia Super Lawyers since 2010, an honor fewer than 5 percent of outstanding attorneys receive.