Delaying a C-Section
When doctors and other medical personnel have reason to believe that a fetus during labor or delivery may be harmed by allowing a vaginal birth to proceed, a cesarean section must be considered as an option.
Schedule your free initial consultation with an experienced birth injury lawyer at The Lancione Law Firm in Cleveland, Ohio, if a delayed C-section has resulted in injury to your child. Every woman, baby, and childbirth is unique. Sometimes, nurses and obstetricians cannot figure out what is going wrong, or how to stop fetal distress. Cesarean section birth is often the fastest and safest way to make a healthy delivery likely in the face of childbirth complications.
There Is No Excuse For Ignoring Signs of Fetal Distress
Sometimes, obstetricians decide against C-section for reasons such as inconvenience or insurance payment policies, even when there are obvious signs of fetal distress.
The experienced attorneys of The Lancione Law Firm represent babies and their families when poor medical decisions results in lifelong consequences of cerebral palsy or other birth defects. In worst-case scenarios, stillbirth may result when a C-section is delayed; this may be a cause for a wrongful death claim or lawsuit.
You Can Trust Our Accomplished Birth Injury Attorneys
Well-known and nationally respected Ohio birth injury lawyers John G. and John A. Lancione have more than 60 years of combined experience as advocates of the injured. Birth injury attorneys nationwide recognize their accomplishments and respect them as leaders in the field of birth injury law.
Follow this link to read examples of successful verdicts our law firm has achieved on behalf of children who have suffered birth injuries. Contact us to schedule your free initial consultation regarding legal options when a delayed C-section has resulted in injury or disability that has disrupted the usually joyous time of your baby’s birth.