Laws don't state doctors must be perfect, but health care professionals must treat patients in Charlotte, North Carolina with a basic level of care. If a doctor neglects to follow certain protocols, they could get sued for malpractice. Two common types of malpractice...
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Misdiagnosis or delayed diagnosis of pulmonary embolisms
When a pulmonary embolism is not diagnosed early in North Carolina, the consequences for a patient can be severe. Pulmonary embolisms can cause permanent damage to the lungs and other organs. In some cases, a pulmonary embolism can place too much strain on the heart...
Is undiagnosed a misdiagnosis?
Undiagnosed is a misdiagnosis, but you might not always have a medical malpractice case. It depends on many different factors, such as how honest you were with the doctor about your symptoms, whether you experienced more harm and how reasonable it is to expect the...