Dan Nessim Achieves Defense Verdict in Bronx County (Failure to Diagnose Gastric Adenocarcinoma)

June 2012 –

Mr. Nessim was successful in obtaining a defense verdict in Bronx County in a lawsuit alleging wrongful death as a result of an alleged failure to diagnose gastric adenocarcinoma. He represented the radiologist who interpreted an upper GI series as being consistent with a duodenal ulcer, duodenitis and calcification in the abdomen, which was reported to the internist; the referring internist was represented by separate counsel. After a several week trial, a defense verdict was rendered as to all defendants.