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PROM and PPROM

PROM or Premature rupture of membranes is a condition occurring in pregnancy in which the membranes in the amniotic sac and chorion rupture more than one hour before the onset of labor. When this rupture occurs before 37 weeks gestation, it is known as pre-term premature rupture of membranes or PPROM.

PPROM is significantly more dangerous, however, both conditions can have a negative effect on the baby. It usually brought on by infection and, when it occurs, it is necessary that the mother receives treatment to avoid possible harm to the child. Failure to take appropriate action after PPROM may be putting infants’ lives in jeopardy. Medical professional may also be committing medical malpractice. At the Rocky River law offices of The Lancione Law Firm, we are dedicated to holding doctors accountable for the harm they cause, making medical care safer and more reliable to the people of Ohio. We have a record of success in representing clients state and nationwide who have suffered serious harm due to medical negligence. We have assisted many clients by giving them the help they needed to move forward with their lives after experiencing a birth injury or related harms.

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If you, your child or a loved one suffered a serious injury during childbirth and you suspect a doctor’s failure to adequately care for PPROM or PROM, our Cleveland law firm of The Lancione Law Firm, may be able to help.

We have over three generations of attorney’s knowledge under our belt, each having their own substantial experience and a proven record of favorable results for clients. These include birth injury cases for families who have been injured by medical malpractice. The Lancione Law Firm works relentlessly to hold negligent physicians and hospitals to account for injury and loss of life caused by failure to follow appropriate standards of care.

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We invite you to call our Rocky River offices at 440-331-6100 or contact us online to schedule an appointment. The Lancione Law Firm is proud to serve clients in Cincinnati, Columbus, Toledo, Akron, Youngstown and other communities throughout Ohio.

Birth Injury

Birth Trauma
Causes Of Birth Injury
Cephalopelvic Disproportion
Fetal Distress During Labor
Infection
Midwife Error
Nonobstetric Surgery During Pregnancy
Obstetrical Nurse Negligence
Oxygen Deficiency
Placental Abruption
Pre-eclampsia
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
PROM And PPROM
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
Stillbirth
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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