Carbuncles

Carbuncles CarbuncleDefinition: Boils that form within an infected hair follicle | What is a Carbuncle?

Carbuncles: Boils that form within an infected hair follicle. The infection must be treated quickly. Otherwise, pus pockets of dead skin cells, blood cells, and liquids can form beneath the skin. This allows the infection to spread and will gradually make the patient more ill.

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How Dangerous Is Alcohol Withdrawal?
03 jun
How Dangerous Is Alcohol Withdrawal?

Alcohol withdrawal can be extremely dangerous and even deadly. Many people do not view quitting the regular, long-term use of alcohol as difficult or deadly as quitting other addictive drugs cold turkey, but it can be just as deadly — or even more so in some cases. It is important that all patients and their

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Who’s to Blame for Wrong-Site Surgery?
26 oct
Who’s to Blame for Wrong-Site Surgery?

Several parties may be to blame for wrong-site surgery. These parties include: The surgeon Anyone on the surgeon’s surgical team The facility at which the surgery took place If you were a victim of wrong-site surgery, the medical malpractice lawyers at Newsome Melton can investigate your case and identify all those who are responsible. We

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Carbuncles - News Articles

Arkansas Doctor & Medical Center Found Negligent for Infant’s Brain Damage;  Family Awarded $46.5 Million
10 apr
Arkansas Doctor & Medical Center Found Negligent for Infant’s Brain Damage; Family Awarded $46.5 Million

After a two-week medical malpractice trial, an Arkansas jury awarded more than $46 million in damages to the family of two-year-old Kara Smalls. The jury found that the brain damage sustained by the toddler could have been avoided if not for the negligence of Dr. Jonathan Lewis and the Ouachita County Medical Center in Camden,

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Two PA Doctors and Medical Center Settle Malpractice Lawsuit for $3.5 Million
28 aug
Two PA Doctors and Medical Center Settle Malpractice Lawsuit for $3.5 Million

On February 6, 2012, Kristine Coleman felt a sharp pain shoot down her left arm. The sensation lingered and Coleman, then 41, was rushed to the Geisinger Community Medical Center. Coleman told the attending physicians that she was experiencing pain from her left shoulder all the way to her left hand. The medical center staff

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