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Chicago Excessive Bleeding Lawyers

Loss of blood during labor and the delivery of a child can pose a serious health risk. Excessive bleeding is a technical term used to describe births in which the mother looses more than 500 ml of blood (or twice that amount, during a Cesarean delivery). Another term that may be used is postpartum hemorrhaging,

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Chicago Common Causes of Brain Injury Lawyers

Considered some of the most serious injuries a person can sustain, brain injuries are life-changing in many ways. Whether being unable to return to work, requiring lifelong medical care, or other related situations, victims of these injuries and their families face a world they never expected to encounter. Unfortunately, the majority of brain injuries occur

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Chicago Traumatic Brain Injury to Children Lawyers

Your children are your primary care and responsibility and you do your best to protect them. The recklessness, negligence, and inattention of others is an ever-present threat to your babies. And it only takes one such person to forever change the life of your child and your family for the worse. A traumatic brain injury,

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Chicago Nursing Home Bed Sores Lawyers

Did you know that there are more than 10 million Americans in this country that are over the age of 65? What’s even more shocking is that 1.5 million of those people live in a nursing home or extended care facility. While it’s always best to have your loved ones at home with you, there

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Chicago Illinois Wrongful Death Damages Lawyers

If someone you care about deeply has recently passed away, the pain and anguish that you feel is often unbearable. Those feelings can often be compounded when the death itself was the result of negligence of one sort or another at the hands of another individual or entity. This is why Illinois has quite a

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Vacuum Extraction Delivery

Unfortunately, during childbirth, a newborn baby can have certain risks in terms of suffering injuries. The mother can also become injured during delivery. Depending on the circumstances of the mother’s labor and childbirth, the doctor may choose to use a certain method to help in assisting the birth. While any type of delivery can carry

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Chicago Radiology Malpractice and Errors Lawyers

Radiology is an important field of medicine. Radiologists are trained medical professionals who can literally see into the body without the need for surgery. Procedures such as x-rays, MRIs, sonograms and other methods provide doctors and patients with the information they need in order to make informed medical decisions. Radiologists are trained professionals who are

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Chicago Birth Injury Umbilical Cord Blood Gases and Birth Asphyxia Lawyers

  When a child is being born, it’s critically important for medical staff to accurately document umbilical cord blood gases because that information is used to get a clear understanding of the acid-based balance of the baby. This data is acquired at the moment the umbilical cord is clamped. There is a continuous and accelerating

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Chicago Aortic Dissection Lawyers

Patients that suffer from an aortic dissection must receive medical care immediately because it’s known to be a serious medical condition that requires urgent diagnosis and treatment. An aortic dissection is a tear in the inner lining of the aorta and it’s classified by two types: A and B. If someone is diagnosed with a

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Chicago Misdiagnosis Endometrial Cancer Lawyers

Endometrial cancer is a type of cancer that begins in the inner lining or endometrium of the uterus. It accounts for nearly 90 percent of all uterine cancers. Each year, more than 60,000 women in the U.S. will be diagnosed with endometrial cancer, and each year, more than 12,000 women will die from it. Endometrial

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