Many people experience painful and uncomfortable symptoms that stem from an unknown condition or physical ailment. As such, people in this situation seek the help of a medical professional with the hope that he or she will be able to properly diagnose their condition. Unfortunately, doctors do not always make correct and timely diagnoses, resulting in patients suffering from serious health problems for longer than necessary. While these delays in diagnoses can occur with any health issue, they tend to be more serious when it comes to certain conditions.
At Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. ®, our lawyers in Milwaukee know how serious these delays can be for people who are sick. From experiencing more painful symptoms to being unable to receive treatment, the repercussions of a delayed diagnosis can cause a range of problems for a person and their family. As such, medical care providers responsible for this delay should be held accountable.
There are dozens of dangerous conditions that a delayed diagnosis can make even more threatening. However, it can be particularly devastating when it comes to the following:
These four types of delayed diagnoses affect many people annually across the United States and cause severe harm and suffering for both the patient and their family.
If you or someone you know has suffered from a serious medical condition and did not receive a timely diagnosis due to a doctor’s negligence, the attorneys at Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. ® can help you. Learn more about your legal position today by calling our Milwaukee office at (414) 271-0900 today.