Madison Lawyers for Missed Diagnosis Cases
We depend on physicians to make sure that our medical issues are resolved as quickly as possible. Yet, with startling frequency, patients suffer the consequences of missed diagnoses.
By some estimates, 12 million Americans will endure a missed diagnosis every single year. The impact of a missed diagnosis can be life shattering – sometimes requiring costly revision treatment, and other times resulting in alarming and avoidable health problems, and even death.
Missed Diagnosis Case Results
- $1.1 million judicial award to the surviving spouse and children of a man who died as a result of the failure to diagnose esophageal cancer
- $600,000 to a minor boy who lost partial use of his hand as a result of the failure to diagnose compartment syndrome after surgery for a broken arm
- $600,000 to a widow whose husband died as the result of the failure to diagnose kidney cancer
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