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Is there any way that I can get representation for a partial amputation of my big toe? The podiatrist misdiagnosed an infection.

Lawyer's Assistant: When did this happen? What medical records or other evidence do you have?

This happened back in July . I was hospitialized for 2 weeks. I now see another podiatrist, wound care doctor and Infectious disease doctor to manage my antiobiotic therapy. I don't have medical records yet.

Lawyer's Assistant: Since laws vary by state, where did the injury take place?

Dallas, Texas\

Lawyer's Assistant: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?

No, that's it

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Who can I talk to about not being charged the $42. I did not get the answer that I expected. I only asked one question.
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I was only expecting a $5 charge. Who can I talk to about not being charged the $42
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