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According to the complaint, on March 26, 2012, Peltier was treated by Dr. Schrapps at Christus Hospital St. Elizabeth for the purpose of removing a gastric band in her stomach for the purpose of considering other weight loss procedures in the future.
The lawsuit says after failing to locate the gastric band, Dr. Schrapps stapled Peltier’s stomach without written consent, which caused a gastric leak requiring further surgery on March 29, 2012.
Peltier died after the development of sepsis on April 5, 2012, according to the suit.
Blanchard, Crain and Wilcox are seeking more than $1 million in damages.
They are being represented in the case by Beaumont attorneys Collin Cobb of Harris Duesler & Hatfield LLP and Barry C. Bennet of Bennet Legal PC