02 Mar VIDEO: HRC FERTILITY SUED FOR IMPREGNATING MOTHER WITH EMBRYO THAT TESTED POSITIVE FOR DEADLY CANCER GENE, SUBSEQUENT COVER-UP
Parents Each Have Cancer Genes and Went to HRC Specifically for Embryo Screening, Which The Clinic Botched and Then Attempted to Hide; Child Will Need Stomach Removal Surgery To Prevent or Treat Rare and Deadly Cancer.
PASADENA, CA – MARCH 1, 2023 – HRC (Huntington Reproductive Center) Fertility is facing a major lawsuit filed by former patients who learned that the clinic wrongly transferred an embryo for their in vitro fertilization (IVF) that had tested positive for a rare and deadly stomach cancer gene, and then provided an altered medical record that covered up their error. The child, who is now 1 year old, will require a life-altering stomach removal surgery as a young adult to either prevent or treat hereditary diffuse gastric cancer.
MEDIA CONTACT: Max Karlin at (703) 276-3255 or [email protected].
ABOUT PEIFFER WOLF CARR KANE CONWAY & WISE
Peiffer Wolf Carr Kane Conway & Wise is a national law firm with offices in Los Angeles, San Francisco, New York, Chicago, New Orleans, Cleveland, Youngstown, and St. Louis. Visit lostembryos.com for more information.