Pudendal nerve damage from forceps claimed

January 2004
Contemporary OB/GYN;Jan2004, Vol. 49 Issue 1, p24
Academic Journal
The article discusses a case filed by a patient who delivered her child in 1994 against her obstetricians. The patient alleged that the delivering obstetrician injured her through the misuse of forceps during delivery. The case was decided in favor of the physicians who claimed that everything was done appropriately. The jury was not convinced that there was negligence done by the delivering obstetrician.


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