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It is possible to sue the federal government for medical negligence. The law suit would need to be filed under the Federal Tort Claims Act (FTCA). There is a 2 year statute of limitations for this...so the initial claim must be filed within 2 years of the event.
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You can get a free consultation from some of the local medical malpractice attorneys listed here.
Suing the military for a civil rights violation is problematical and I don't have enough facts to form an opinion at to whether you have a case.
The statute of limitations for medical malpractice in California is usually three years, see section 340.5 at
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Most medical malpractice cases are done for a contingent fee.