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Birth Injuries

Cerebral Palsy Caused by Medical Mistakes

October 20, 2015

Medical mistakes during the labor process can lead to birth injuries, and the consequences of such mistakes can be devastating. If the medical staff fails to adequately monitor the mother and baby, there can be fetal distress and permanent brain damage to the baby potentially leading to a lifetime of pain and suffering. Cerebral palsy is one potential outcome of medical errors during labor.The costs associated with treating neurologically impaired infants are astronomical. We must also take into account living costs and loss of earning capacity. Severe cases of cerebral palsy require family members to provide extensive round-the-clock care.

Obstetrical Malpractice and Cerebral Palsy

Each case involving traumatic brain injuries to babies has an original legal theory. Sometimes medical malpractice law firms reject potential claims because of difficulties in proving medical malpractice and liability, and because of the complexity in trying these cases. But while birth injury cases often prove to challenge, we understand the legal avenues you can pursue.The Jacob Fuchsberg Law Firm, in New York, handles many complex obstetrical malpractice cases throughout the tri-state area. Our attorneys respond to each case with the conviction, tenacity, and strength that the Jacob Fuchsberg Law Firm is known for. Our long history of obtaining multi-million-dollar verdicts and settlements demonstrates our dedication to our clients' financial, personal, and medical needs.Families need assurances that their loved ones will be cared for throughout their lives. Should you have questions or concerns regarding possible birth injuries arising due to medical malpractice, contact the Jacob Fuchsberg Law Firm.