Attorney(s) appearing for the Case
Messrs. Bryant & Sanzone, Mr. Jerry M. Bryant and Mr. Nicholas E. Bunch, for appellant.
Messrs. Bieser, Greer & Landis, Mr. Arthur Kepes and Mr. David C. Greer, for appellees.
Messrs. Spangenberg, Shibley, Traci & Lancione and Mr. Donald Traci, urging reversal for amicus curiae, Phyllis Jean Cyrus.
Supreme Court of Ohio.
This case presents the issue of whether R.C. 2305.11(B) applies to a medical malpractice claim alleging discovery of a "foreign object" resulting from surgery, in which the cause of action arose prior to the effective date of the statute but the discovery of the foreign object occurred more than four years after the alleged act or omission constituting malpractice occurred.
R.C. 2305.11 provides, in pertinent part:
"(A) An action...
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