August 12, 2014
When you experience alarming medical symptoms, you trust your doctor to quickly and correctly assess the cause. If your primary healthcare provider is unable to diagnose the issue, he or she should consult a specialist for further testing. Sometimes, along the way, doctors provide the wrong diagnosis, or fail to diagnose the issue altogether. Have you or a loved one been misdiagnosed, leading to delayed treatment for cancer or another serious illness? Many of today’s medical malpractice and medical negligence lawsuits arise from misdiagnosis. The experienced attorneys at Ward Black Law in Greensboro, N.C., are equipped to handle such cases, providing justice for individuals and families who have suffered the devastating consequences of inadequate medical treatment.
If you believe you have been a victim of misdiagnosis, here are four important things to know.