GP's flu jab case dropped after seven years

A SYDNEY GP sued by the mother of a man who received an influenza vaccine at age 15 that she claimed had caused an encephalitic inflammatory response has had the proceedings against her dropped seven years later. 

Konrad Piotr Wrzesinski, through his mother Magdelena Wrzesinska, sued Ashfield GP Kazmiera Lukaszewicz in 2008 claiming the flu injection, given in 1992, was administered negligently. 

It was also claimed that subsequent inadequate treatment resulted in significant injuries and disabilities that included permanent neurological damage, cortical, cerebral,