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Do I have a medical negligence or malpractice case?

Question Details: About a week ago, I had to bring my child into the emergency room for a mouth injury that needed stitches. The first hospital was unable to help us and sent us to Children's Hospital instead. They looked at it but there was no ENT doctor available at the time. Instead of waiting until one arrived, they sent us home and told us to follow up with an ENT in about 5 days. ENT was not able to get us in within that timeframe. My child now requires surgery to fix the issue that could've easily been fixed with stitches. Stitches do have a timeframe and even if we had been able to see the ENT on the exact date they recommended, it still would have been too late for stitches 24 hours max. We do have insurance Tricare and it will be covered but do I have a lawsuit?

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