You should be able to put your faith in medical professionals without hesitation.
Most healthcare professionals are diligent and trustworthy individuals who prioritise the care of patients. However, occasionally, conditions or injuries can be misdiagnosed. When this happens, there can be lasting consequences on a person’s health.
In misdiagnosis claims, this responsibility of care is not always deliberately neglected by a medical professional. Sometimes, these claims arise because of a mistake or lack of professional judgement.
Whatever the reason for your incorrect diagnosis, if the blame was not your own, usually, it is possible to pursue a medical negligence claim.
Get in touch with the lawyers at First Personal Injury to discuss the circumstances of your misdiagnosis and to find out if we are able to help you claim compensation. Call us today on 0800 808 9740 or make a compensation claim online.
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Late or delayed diagnosis occurs when a condition is identified late by a medical professional, which can often cause delays in treatment. For example:
Conditions that are commonly misdiagnosed and from which misdiagnosis claims arise include:
If you are uncertain as to whether your potential claim will be successful, we recommend you get in touch with a personal injury lawyer straight away. He/she will be able to advise you of the validity of your claim.
Our team has experience in dealing with a range of different medical negligence claims relating to a wrong diagnosis.
We understand that if you have been misdiagnosed, it can be a very difficult time for you and your family. Because of this, we aim to put you at ease by handling your case sensitively and professionally.
To learn more or to start your claim, get in touch with our expert team on 0800 808 9740 or contact us online.
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