So today I performed a Google search (does anybody even read the newspaper anymore?) for a few different terms related to personal injury law. I found some of the typical auto accident reports, but then I started getting into some really interesting (and sometimes tragic) subjects. For instance:
Check out this website and some of the news headlines that they’ve compiled over time:
· Man seeks action against the surgeon who misdiagnosed his late wife
· Man sues after being diagnosed with another patients terminal condition
· Man sues for loss of leg due to undiagnosed cancer
· Misdiagnosed cancer in 12 year old boy
It is difficult to know just how many people get misdiagnosed every year, however, some put the statistics at between 20-40%. That’s far too many mistakes being made. These are people’s lives on the line! Someone has to hold these doctors accountable for their actions. When someone LOOSES HIS LEG because a doctor wasn’t performing his job right then something must be done.
We hope that you have never had to go through a misdiagnosis that ended in your injury. If that has happened to you or someone you love, we strongly urge you to seek representation from an experienced misdiagnosis lawyer. The Rasansky Law Firm has years of experience in this field and would be happy to evaluate your case FOR FREE right now. Just fill out the free evaluation form to the right of this blog and someone will be in contact with you shortly.