It has been reported that there is a possible “superbug” transmissions which have occurred at Advocate Lutheran General Hospital following GI endoscopy procedures. The Superbug has been reportedly linked to possible three dozen infections, with two patient having died as a result. All of these infection occurred during procedures in 2013. If you, or someone you know, has had an infection following a GI procedure please call Robert T. Edens to schedule an appointment to discuss your injuries and any potential claim you may have against the doctors involved.
The Philadelphia Inquirer reported similar instances: “‘Superbug’ infects eight patients at Philadelphia hospital” (February 6, 2015).
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