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$2.05 Million | Undiagnosed Cholangitis Leads to Death

$2.05 Million | Undiagnosed Cholangitis Leads to Death

$2.05 Million for the surviving family of a 56-year-old husband and father who had been admitted to Lutheran General Hospital to determine the cause of obstructive jaundice. After undergoing diagnostic ERCP, the plaintiff developed cholangitis (infection of the bile duct) which went undiagnosed, and resulted in sepsis, septic shock, cardiac arrest, and the patient’s death.