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Did Medical Malpractice Cause Your Child's Cerebral Palsy?

When a cerebral palsy diagnosis is made, many parents wonder: was medical malpractice to blame? Is there anything that could have prevented this diagnosis? These are all very good questions and the truth is that sadly, medical malpractice has caused thousands of cerebral palsy cases. Doctors’ mistakes are often to blame for Cerebral Palsy and other birth injuries.

At The Lancione Law Firm, we handle birth injury cases related to many different types of medical errors, including the ones listed below:

  • Allowing the child to remain too long in the birth canal which leads to oxygen deprivation
  • Failure to perform a cesarean section in a timely manner
  • Failure to plan a cesarean section in a high-risk pregnancy
  • Undetected or untreated umbilical cord prolapse
  • Failure to diagnose and treat bacterial meningitis
  • Failure to diagnose or treat seizures post-delivery
  • Failure to diagnose and treat jaundice, leading to Kernicterus
  • Other brain damage or brain infections
  • Vacuum extraction or forceps errors leading to head injury

Medical errors leading to cerebral palsy can occur during pregnancy, labor and birth. They can also occur immediately following the birth. They happen when doctors fail at providing proper medical care that other doctors would have provided in similar situations. This can be due to inaction, by failing to prevent an injury, or by action: making a mistake that causes harm.

Call Us Even If You Only Suspect Medical Malpractice. Proving Fault Is Our Job.

If medical malpractice caused your child’s cerebral palsy, the legal team at The Lancione Law Firm, is dedicated to helping you achieve the best possible results through legal action in Ohio courts. Our goal is to improve the safety of the Ohio health care industry by holding negligent physicians and medical facilities to account for the harm they cause.

Our focus on obtaining monetary compensation for our clients has allowed us to achieve many multimillion-dollar verdicts and settlements, including one of the largest medical malpractice verdicts in Ohio.

If you, your child or another loved one suffers from cerebral palsy, you should seek the advice of an experienced medical malpractice and birth injury lawyer immediately. We invite you to call our Rocky River offices at 440-331-6100 or contact us online at any time to schedule an appointment. The Lancione Law Firm is proud to serve clients in Cincinnati, Columbus, Toledo, Akron and other communities throughout Ohio.

Birth Injury

Birth Trauma
Causes Of Birth Injury
Cephalopelvic Disproportion
Fetal Distress During Labor
Midwife Error
Nonobstetric Surgery During Pregnancy
Obstetrical Nurse Negligence
Oxygen Deficiency
Placental Abruption
Premature Rupture Of Membranes
Prenatal Care Errors
Preterm Delivery
Uterine Ruptures
Dangerous Drugs Related To Birth Injury
Negligent High-Risk Birth Management
Advanced Maternal Age
Diabetes And Pregnancy
Premature Birth
Suspected Large Fetus
Twins, Triplets, Multiples
Birthing Complications
Drugs Used To Arrest Labor
Errors In Inducing Labor/Pitocin Errors
Fetal Monitoring During Labor
Forceps/Vacuum Extraction Delivery
Injuries From Delayed Birth
Umbilical Cord Complications
Breech Birth
Brachial Plexus Injury
Erb’s Palsy
Shoulder Dystocia
Cerebral Palsy
Medical Negligence & Cerebral Palsy
Did Medical Malpractice Cause Cerebral Palsy?
Newborn Hypoxia & Asphyxia
Pediatric Brain Injury
Resources To Help Your Child With CP
Infant Seizures
Neonatal Intensive Care (NICU) Errors
Cord Blood Gas Tests
Untreated Jaundice
Future Of A Child With A Birth Injury
The Effects Of A Birth Injury As Your Child Ages
Cesarean Section Errors
Delayed C-Section
Emergency C-Section
Vaginal Birth After C-Section (VBAC)
Wrongful Death
Maternal Injuries During Birth
Excessive Bleeding/Hemorrhage
Maternal Infections After Giving Birth
Blood Clots/Thromboembolic Disease
Neonatal Jaundice, Hyperbilirubinemia and Kernicterus
hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy

Representing Families Affected By Birth Injuries

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