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Plaintiff(s): BLAKE WARD, Individually and as Personal Representative of the Estate of LISA WARD; RACHEL GILLEY; CANDICE TESTERMAN
Defendant(s): UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND OBSTETRICAL AND GYNECOLOGICAL * ASSOCIATES, P.A.; UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND * MEDICAL SYSTEMS CORPORATION; DR. GAUTUM RAO, M.D.
Injury(s): Wrongful Death caused by laparoscopic morcellation of the uterus leading to the spread of leiomyosarcoma throughout the peritoneal cavity
Hospital(s): University of Maryland Obstetrical and Gynecological Associates, P.A.; University of Maryland Medical Systems Corporation
Procedure(s): Laparoscopic Hysterectomy; Morcellation with Endo Shears; Cancer Surgery
Count(s): Medical Malpractice; Survival Action; Wrongful Death
Summary of Allegations: Blake Ward, Individually and as Personal Representative of the Estate of Lisa Ward, Rachel Gilley, and Candice Testerman v. University of Maryland Obstetrical and Gynecological Associates, P.A., University of Maryland Medical Systems Corporation, and Dr. Gautum Rao, M.D.