Medical malpractice is an unfortunate reality in this country. According to the Institute of Medicine, nearly 100,000 people die each year due to preventable medical mistakes. Common medical mistakes include:
In cases of misdiagnosed infections or infections which go undiagnosed, many patients die. Those that survive often suffer through extended hospital stays and invasive treatment. Bacterial infections such as a staph infection can lead to amputations. Lives may be literally turned upside down.
Infections are often negligently diagnosed due to any number of the following reasons:
Patients who have suffered a misdiagnosed infection may be eligible for financial compensation for medical treatment, lost wages and pain and suffering. If you or a loved one would like to discuss a potential medical malpractice case in New Jersey involving a misdiagnosed infection, contact our office for a free, no obligation consultation. 877.944.8396
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