A colonoscopy is a routine screening procedure used to detect colon cancer and other intestinal issues, but this life-saving procedure can become deadly if not properly performed.
Feb 22, 2024
Oxygen deprivation in a baby can lead to severe conditions like HIE. Parents may be able to seek justice if medical malpractice is to blame for their baby’s condition.
Feb 1, 2024
Uterine cancer can be treatable if caught early, but a delayed diagnosis can give uterine cancer the time it needs to become deadly.
Jan 25, 2024
Necrotizing fasciitis is a rare but potentially life-threatening infection. It may be medical malpractice if a doctor fails to timely diagnose or treat it properly.
Jan 11, 2024
Cardiopulmonary bypass machines, or heart-lung machines, are essential in many life-saving surgeries, but they can also cause permanent injury to the brain if not used properly.
Dec 19, 2023
Necrotizing fasciitis is a fast-moving, flesh-eating infection that can lead to organ failure, limb amputation, and even death.
Dec 6, 2023
When left untreated, HSV meningoencephalitis can be fatal. Doctors are responsible for doing all they can to prevent newborns from developing this infection.
Dec 1, 2023
Cerebral palsy comes in many forms, depending on the areas of the brain that have been damaged, the number of limbs affected, and the types of body movements involved.
Nov 29, 2023
Premature birth is the most common reason babies are sent to the NICU. Unfortunately, mistakes can happen there that result in further complications.
Nov 22, 2023
Herpes meningoencephalitis occurs when a herpes infection affects the brain and its covering. For a newborn, this can lead to serious injury or death.
Nov 2, 2023