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publication date: May 13, 2016
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In Brief

Brigham Does Not Contest Plaintiffs' Offers of Proof as Morcellation Cases Proceed


BRIGHAM & WOMEN'S HOSPITAL chose not to contest the plaintiffs' offers of proof in two medical malpractice lawsuits against the Boston hospital at a Massachusetts tribunal May 13.

The two lawsuits related to power morcellation will now be allowed to proceed. The suits were filed by Richard Kaitz and Hooman Noorchashm, whose wives, Erica Kaitz and Amy Reed, had the controversial minimally invasive surgery at Brigham in 2012 and 2013, respectively.

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