Hysteroscopy pp 579-590 | Cite as

Medicolegal Issues on Hysteroscopy

  • Enrico Marinelli
  • Gianluca Montanari Vergallo
  • Andrea Tinelli
  • Simona Zaami
  • Antonio Malvasi


The medical concept of complication stands for any damaging event arising during therapy which may result in an unfavorable deviation with respect to the expected clinical path. Such definition, widely accepted in medicine, does not satisfy fundamental law requirements, as often observed in medicolegal disputes.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Enrico Marinelli
    • 1
  • Gianluca Montanari Vergallo
    • 1
  • Andrea Tinelli
    • 2
    • 3
  • Simona Zaami
    • 1
  • Antonio Malvasi
    • 3
    • 4
  1. 1.Department of Anatomical, Histological, Forensic and Orthopaedic SciencesSapienza University of RomeRomeItaly
  2. 2.Division of Experimental Endoscopic Surgery, Imaging, Technology and Minimally Invasive Therapy, Department of Obstetrics and GynecologyVito Fazzi HospitalLecceItaly
  3. 3.International Translational Medicine and Biomodeling Research Group Department of Applied Mathematics Moscow Institute of Physics and TechnologyMoscow State UniversityDolgoprudny MoscowRussia
  4. 4.Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Santa Maria HospitalGVM Care & ResearchBariItaly

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