Misdiagnosis Is A Major Cause Of Illness And Injury In The Midlands And Low Country
Timely and correct diagnosis of a serious medical condition is the most important factor in applying the appropriate treatment options, including the correct medication. Misdiagnosing or delaying tests to diagnose a life-threatening condition like cancer, stroke, or a heart attack can result in serious injury and even death.
If you reside in South Carolina and are suffering or have lost a loved one due to a misdiagnosed medical condition that remained untreated for too long, you may have a legitimate claim for medical malpractice. In many cases, the claim will not necessarily be against your personal physician but may be filed against your medical insurance provider who denied tests or a local diagnostics lab for misinterpreting your test results.
Call Wilson Law Group, LLC
We are a team of experienced medical malpractice litigation lawyers who understand the complex legal and medical issues that lie at the foundation of misdiagnosis cases. We work with outside resources such as independent medical experts, when necessary, to follow the timelines of expected diagnosis and treatment options that should be followed. If your diagnosis and treatment plan did not meet the expected level of care and injury (or death of your loved one) resulted, we will aggressively represent your claim for full and fair financial compensation.
Common types of misdiagnosis include:
- Cancer diagnosis
- Heart disease and specific heart conditions
- Misdiagnosis resulting in unnecessary surgery
- Heart attacks, emergency room diagnosis and treatment
- Kidney and liver disease
- Prenatal distress resulting in birth injury to mother or baby
- Improper prescription medication
Our attorneys have handled numerous cases against hospitals and doctors where misdiagnosis of a health problem has resulted in severe injury or death. Let our experience go to work for you or your family.
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Don’t assume there was nothing your doctor could have done. You owe it to yourself to learn more about your legal rights in medical diagnosis and treatment cases in South Carolina.
Call Wilson Law Group, LLC at our toll-free hotline, 877-471-0048 or locally at 803-245-7799 or use the email contact form to describe your circumstances. We have offices in Barnwell County, Bamberg County and Orangeburg County, and serve throughout the state.