Cases where doctors missed cancer symptoms can lead to severe and lifelong complications and can of course be life-threatening. Having the right legal support in place can be important.
We know it’s never nice to have to make a claim for medical negligence compensation. We know that it’s never nice to even have to engage a lawyer either. We know that this is probably a difficult time for you, and you’ve got plenty of things to be doing other than speaking to a law firm.
But we are here for you as well. It’s not just a compensation claim when it’s a matter as serious as cancer being missed. With our specialist, senor legal team whose focus is on serious cases, we can also be a much-needed support network for you.
Can you claim where doctors missed cancer?
You can be eligible to make a claim for medical negligence where doctors missed cancer signs and symptoms.
We can also offer No Win, No Fee representation for legal cases of this nature as well.
Whether the fault is with your own GP surgery, an A&E practitioner, out-of-hours doctor, or any other medical professional, you have the right to launch a case. We can instruct our own private medical experts to assess your records and the circumstances of the case, and they can provide us with an opinion as to whether there’s been any negligence.
We can also arrange for an appointment with them for you as well.
What can you claim for?
In cases where doctors missed cancer, you can claim for any pain, suffering and loss of amenity caused, as well as for any losses and expenses.
We can also look to include any costs for private treatment as well. If you can benefit from private care and rehabilitation, we may be able to factor this into the claim.
Generally speaking, the more you suffer, the more you may be able to claim for. In terms of losses and expenses, this can also include lost earnings from time off work, and can factor in long-term or permanent lost earnings as well.
With cancer able to spread and do further damage, the additional a suffering and complications patents can suffer form can be horrendous. We ensure that any physical and psychological suffering is always taken into account.
Free, no-obligation advice
We can offer you free, no-obligation advice for cases where doctors missed cancer signs and symptoms that you presented to them.
We can also offer No Win, No Fee representation.
For more help, please don’t hesitate to contact the team.
IMPORTANT: advice on this page is intended to be up-to-date for the 'first published date'.