Columbus Malpractice Attorneys: Misdiagnosis of a Serious Illness
The attorneys at the law firm of The Lancione Law Firm, are focused on improving the standard of medical care received by people throughout the state of Ohio. Our three generations of lawyers have extensive experience and have been proven successful in representing clients who have been seriously harmed or have unexpectedly lost of a loved one due to a misdiagnosis of a serious medical condition.
Contact our Columbus misdiagnosis of serious illness lawyers today to schedule a free initial consultation.
Franklin County Severe Medical Error Lawyers
Our life-threatening medical error attorneys represent clients who were not properly diagnosed, and suffered as a result. Commonly misdiagnosed serious conditions include:
- Heart attack
- Heart disorders such as coronary artery disease, cardiomegaly (enlarged heart) or idiopathic cardiomyopathy
- Pulmonary embolism and precursor conditions such as deep vein thrombosis
Misdiagnosis of a serious illness most commonly occurs when the doctor failed to use the appropriate standard of diagnosis, known as differential diagnosis, or when the lab makes a mistake.
What Is Differential Diagnosis?
Differential diagnosis is a process that allows doctors to systematically rule out serious, life threatening conditions and illnesses. If this process is not used properly, a patient showing signs of meningitis may be diagnosed with a severe headache instead.
Misdiagnosis of a serious medical condition may have devastating, sometimes fatal results. When you believe that you or a loved one have been seriously harmed due to a failure to properly diagnose a serious or life-threatening condition, we encourage you to consult an experienced Columbus misdiagnosis of serious illness lawyer right away.
Contact Lancione & Lancione, an Ohio Medical Malpractice Law Firm
For a free initial consultation about your case involving the misdiagnosis of a serious illness, please contact our Franklin County severe medical error attorneys online or call 440-331-6100. The Lancione Law Firm is proud to serve clients in Cleveland, Columbus, Toledo, Akron and communities throughout the state of Ohio.
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