Yes, you may be able to file a Michigan medical malpractice lawsuit for the misdiagnosis of Lyme Disease. The misdiagnosis of Lyme Disease often times result in significant permanent injuries to the patient. If the delay in diagnosis is too lengthy, the patient can suffer a permanent injury or even death. The results can be devastating to the patient and the family.
If Lyme Disease is diagnosed in a timely manner, significant damage and injury can be avoided with proper treatment. This treatment includes the use of anti-biotics (often intravenous) and penicillin depending on the age of the patient. The goal is to fight the disease before there is serious damage to the nervous system, however doctor’s may misdiagnose a patient with another illness with similar symptoms of Lyme Disease making injury more severe.
Our medical malpractice lawyers in Michigan at Buckfire & Buckfire, P.C. have significant experience in these types of case getting maximum compensation for injured patients against the doctor who misdiagnosed a patient. We have successfully been able to prove that negligence has occurred at a hospital and how proper diagnosis of a patient would have prevented further injury.
Our medical malpractice lawyers will start working on your case immediately and will get you the best results that you are looking for and deserve. Call (800) 606-1717 now if you or a loved one suffers injuries due to the misdiagnosis and failure to treat Lyme Disease.