Idaho man files medical malpractice suit saying surgeons left device in knee

David Robrahn of Sun Valley, Idaho, has filed a medical malpractice lawsuit against his surgeons alleging that Doctors Anthony Buoncristiani and Delmer Pletcher were negligent when they left a surgical device in his knee during surgery reports Fox News.

According to the report, Robrahn had surgery on his knee at St Luke’s Wood River Medical Center and when he complained of joint pain and stiffness, an x-ray revealed a broken surgical device in his knee.

Surgical malpractice is one of the most common forms of medical malpractice. Surgical malpractice may include botched surgeries, wrong-site surgeries, or equipment failure. Surgical malpractice can result in severe pain, loss of wages, permanent disabilities or even death.

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