Over 22,000 women are diagnosed with ovarian cancer every year. With early diagnosis, the survival rate of this cancer increases by 50%. If a woman goes in and her concerns are ignored she will lose critical time that could go to her treatment. If healthcare professional negligence led to a misdiagnosis, worsening condition or death of a loved one it is important to contact a lawyer that is an expert in medical malpractice.
What are the Symptoms of Ovarian Cancer?
Ovarian cancer has many symptoms that are similar to other ailments but a doctor should be able to take a patient’s concerns seriously and investigate all possibilities seriously. Some of the symptoms include:
- Pain in the abdomen or pelvis
- Bloating or changes in bowel movements
- Nausea and/or indigestion
- Loss of appetite
- Weight loss
The laws for malpractice vary from state to state but generally, a doctor can be liable if they do not follow the general standard of care that has been documented in other cases. When a healthcare professional misdiagnoses or is otherwise negligent in the care of a patient Martin Louis Stanley can help recover expenses from medical expenses, lost wages, burial or funeral costs and others.
Malpractice Attorneys in California and Beyond
Our Office is located just a mile from the beautiful Santa Monica pier and less than an hour from downtown Los Angeles at. We not only Serve our surrounding areas but we have tried cases all over California and we are willing to travel out of state in certain circumstances. If your case is worth pursuing we at Martin Louis Stanley are here to work with you.
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Our team of professionals is standing by to help with malpractice cases. If you have been misdiagnosed or your practitioner has been negligent leading to increased symptoms or worsening of ovarian cancer condition contact our law firm at (310)896-4975 for a free consultation.