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McDougald v. Garber
Citation:73 N.Y.2d 246, 538 N.Y.S.2d 937, 536 N.E.2d 372 (1989)
Emma McDougald (Plaintiff) suffered severe brain damage and was left in a permanent comatose condition while undergoing a caesarean section. The Plaintiff and her husband sued the doctors who performed the surgery and provided anesthesia (Defendants) for malpractice.
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