August 2014 Archives

Holding a doctor liable for failure to diagnose cancer quickly

The only thing that is probably more frightening than finding out that you have cancer is finding out that you have cancer that has gone undetected by your doctor. Cancer is one of those conditions in which time is of the essence, so getting medical treatment fast is a huge factor in the success rate of the prescribed treatment.

Failure to diagnose claims can be complex in Kentucky

Frequent readers of this blog have likely come across the term "failure to diagnose" while reading posts. While this term seems like it would be fairly straightforward, when it comes to medical malpractice cases, there are several considerations that must be taken into account about the term. This information might be helpful to those in Kentucky who think they have been affected by a doctor failing to diagnose an illness or injury.

Kentucky woman sues after sponges left in her leg after surgery

Going to a plastic surgeon is usually done when you want to improve the way you look or to take care of other visual issues, such as scars. What people don't expect when they go to see a plastic surgeon is that they will end up in worse shape after their procedures than they were in before they had the procedure done. One woman who sought the help of a plastic surgeon last year has opted to file a medical malpractice lawsuit after some interesting findings after her procedure.

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