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Weems v. Hy-Vee Food Stores, Inc.
Citation:526 N.W.2d 571 (Iowa App. 1994).
Plaintiff slips and falls in store owned by Defendant. He experienced lower back pain after the fall, and visited a doctor for treatment some 18 months following the incident. The doctor treated Plaintiff with a procedure that included an epidural block to ease the pain on Plaintiff’s lower spine. Plaintiff developed spinal meningitis following the procedure, but eventually recovered.
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