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Specific InjuryCase CitePlaintiff AgeDamage AwardAmount RreviewedAmount Held
Improper positioning of finger following tendon repair surgeryBethell v. Stephens, 701 N.Y.S.2d 443 (2d Dept. 2000)41Past Pain and Suffering$950,000$125,000
Severed Hand and fingerCecere v. 3950 Blackstone Association, 656 N.Y.S.2d 242 (1st Dept. 1997)22*Past Pain and Suffering$6,500$125,000
*Future Pain and Suffering$11,000$50,000
Deep lacerations and severed tendons on handLeFleur v. Con. Ed., 665 N.Y.S.2d 861 (1st Dept. 1997)30*Past Pain and Suffering$15,000$100,000
*Future Pain and Suffering$0$75,000
Bilateral Carpal Tunnel SyndromePorcano v. Lehman, 255 A.D.2d 430 (2d Dept. 1998)51*Past Pain and Suffering (3 Years, 9 Months)$650,000$175,000
Reflex Sympathetic DystrophyRamirez v. New York City Housing Authority, 249 A.D.2d 88 (1st Dept. 1998)50*Future Pain and Suffering$238,000$90,000
Finger fracture, left knee hematoma, post-traumatic stress disorderRicketts v. New York City Transit Authority, 656 N.Y.S.2d 726 (1st Dept. 1997)42*Past Pain and Suffering$300,000$190,000
*Future Pain and Suffering$250,000$160,000