Woman sues hospital after contracting infection that lead to amputation of fingers, toes

December 12, 2014 5:47 PM

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Woman sues hospital after contracting infection that lead to amputation of fingers, toes

After going to the hospital for a bone marrow transplant, a mother of three developed a potentially deadly infection that led to the need to amputate all of her toes, parts of both feet and many of her fingers. She is now suing City of Hope National Medical Center in Los Angeles, Calif., CBSLA.com reported.

Janet Garner, 49, said that in 2004, doctors failed to give her vaccinations that could have prevented her from developing pneumococcal sepsis.

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