Error in Diagnosis (Paperback)

A Medical Thriller

By Mason Lucas

Berkley, 9780425279083, 432pp.

Publication Date: August 4, 2015

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Description

Innocent lives are put in jeopardy in this terrifying new thriller that asks the question: Are we prepared for the next epidemic?

A mysterious illness with disturbing symptoms is plaguing women across the United States. It begins with memory loss and confusion and ends with the patient falling into a coma. Medical professionals are at a loss for the cause, but one thing remains constant: All of the victims are pregnant.

Called in to consult on the case of his best friend’s wife, neurologist Jack Wyatt has never seen anything like it. Now, with the nation on the brink of panic, Jack and his colleagues are in race against time to find a cure.

The disease they are calling Gestational Neuropathic Syndrome (GNS) is spreading. Patients are dying—and no one can guess what will happen next…


About the Author

Mason Lucas M.D. is the pseudonym for a board certified pediatric surgeon and surgeon-in-chief.


Praise For Error in Diagnosis: A Medical Thriller

“Dr. Jack Wyatt races against time to discover whether bioterrorism, a new virus or something else is striking pregnant women across the United States and you are along for the ride in this tense medical thriller.”—Phillip Margolin, New York Times bestselling author of Woman with a Gun