Despite how well-known breast cancer’s early warning signs are, it is not uncommon to come across medical professionals who fail to promptly diagnose the condition. When misdiagnosed, the treatment of breast cancer can be less effective and may even cause the patient unnecessary pain and suffering. if your breast cancer has been misdiagnosed, you may be entitled to a breast cancer misdiagnosis claim.
When diagnosed early, there’s a great chance that breast cancer can be cured. Treatment may include hormonal therapy, chemotherapy, radiotherapy and surgery. But if the cancer goes undetected for long, it could grow and spread to other parts of the body. Therefore, breast cancer misdiagnosis can be very serious.
Making a Breast Cancer Misdiagnosis Claim
To successfully make a breast cancer misdiagnosis claim, you need to prove that your doctor’s misdiagnosis affected the ultimate outcome you experienced. Usually, this means that the medical professional failed to thoroughly investigate and examine you. They may have also failed to link the symptoms you presented with the condition, misdiagnosing a different ailment. They may have misread test results or even failed to refer you for further tests.
If you or your loved one has had breast cancer misdiagnosed, it is important that you seek legal support as soon as possible, as there are strict time limits for making claims. Get in touch with Medical Negligence Direct today for expert legal advice and support. Our friendly and specialist medical negligence solicitors provide a free no obligation advice to help claimants in dealing with breast cancer misdiagnosis claims successfully.
How We Can Help
Medical Negligence Direct has helped many claimants to make claims for compensation after suffering injury as a result of medical negligence. We also help them seek answers from the individual or organization liable. This is because we realize that an apology can go a long way in helping victims of breast cancer misdiagnosis seek closure and assurance that there will be no repeat of such negligent treatment in future.
Most claims handled by our panel of solicitors are funded via a No Win No Fee agreement, which means there will be no financial risk to you, no matter the outcome of your case. Our proactive and experienced approach also gives you the very best chance of winning your claim.
Talk to Us
If you or your loved one has suffered due to breast cancer misdiagnosis, talk to one of our friendly solicitors today on 0800 644 4240. You may also complete our free claim assessment form and we will give you a call back as soon as it is convenient for you.