According to CBS Los Angeles, a woman is suing Simi Valley Hospital after 4 years of pain caused her to have a part of her intestine removed because a medical sponge was left in her after a surgery.
Carol Critchfield went to Simi Valley Hospital in 2007 for a hysterectomy. After the surgery, she was never the same. She would wake up in pain and dehydrated.
It was not until four years later, and another surgery that they found a medical sponge that was left behind and had been overgrown by scar tissue.
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