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Foreign Object Left in Body After Surgery Lawsuit

Undergoing surgery can be a daunting experience. Patients trust medical professionals to take care of them during and after the procedure. Unfortunately, sometimes things go wrong. For example, patients can end up with foreign objects left inside their bodies. Medical mistakes like this can cause significant physical and emotional harm.  Therefore, it is important to understand the legal options...

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Can I Sue for Failed Spinal Fusion Surgery?

If you have been the victim of a failed spinal fusion surgery, an experienced medical malpractice lawyer may be able to help. At Baird Mandalas Brockstedt & Federico, we know how to help clients recover damages after botched spinal fusion surgery. Here is what you should know if you are contemplating a lawsuit for failed spinal fusion surgery. What...

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Medical Malpractice and the Failure to Diagnose Ovarian Cysts

Doctors provide an invaluable service, but they sometimes make mistakes. These mistakes can lead to increased pain, unnecessary treatment, and even death. A common mistake is failing to diagnose a medical condition, such as ovarian cysts.  A handful of medical conditions can cause someone to have ovarian cysts. Some of these cysts don’t require treatment. However, doctors sometimes misdiagnose...

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What Are the Areas of the Spine That Are Most Commonly Injured?

The spine is a complex structure composed of vertebrae, discs, nerves, and muscles. It provides support, flexibility, and protection for the body and is vital for normal function. Unfortunately, the spine is susceptible to various injuries, with certain areas more prone to damage than others. Learn more about the most common spine injuries, how they can affect a victim,...

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What Are the Chances of Winning a Lawsuit Against a Hospital in Maryland?

When you go to the hospital, you expect to be treated with the appropriate level of care. However, this is not always the case. Medical malpractice happens more often than you may think, as around 85,000 cases of medical malpractice are filed each year. Further, around one in five Americans report having suffered from a medical error. When you receive substandard...

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What Are Signs of Bowel Injury After Surgery?

There are telltale signs of a bowel injury after surgery, including severe pain and a high fever. If you suspect you or someone you love might have a bowel injury after undergoing surgery, it is first and foremost important that you seek immediate emergency medical attention. Left untreated, a bowel injury can be deadly. If you find yourself on...

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How Much Does a Medical Malpractice Lawyer Cost in Delaware?

Understanding the cost of hiring a medical malpractice lawyer in Delaware is a critical concern for individuals considering legal action for medical negligence. The financial aspect of legal representation is often one of the foremost questions on the minds of potential clients. Medical injury victims must have a transparent view of expenses to make informed decisions about pursuing a...

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Damages and Compensation for Delayed Cancer Diagnosis in Maryland

Receiving a cancer diagnosis is undoubtedly a challenging experience, made even more distressing when that diagnosis comes later than it should have. If you’re grappling with the repercussions of a delayed cancer diagnosis in Maryland, it’s crucial to understand your legal options and the potential compensation you may be entitled to. At Baird Mandalas Brockstedt & Federico, we empathize...

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Understanding the 4 D’s of Medical Malpractice Negligence in Maryland

Every day, people place their health and well-being in the hands of medical professionals, trusting their expertise to diagnose and treat their conditions. Unfortunately, sometimes things go wrong. Medical errors can occur, and when they do, you may have a claim for medical malpractice against the offending practitioner.  The 4 D’s of medical malpractice—duty, dereliction of duty, direct causation,...

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The Ultimate FAQ Guide for Maryland Medical Malpractice

Medical errors can have life-altering consequences. If you suspect medical malpractice has caused you harm, navigating the legal landscape can feel overwhelming. This medical malpractice FAQ guide will provide essential information about your potential lawsuit. Understanding your rights and possible legal options can empower you to make informed decisions about your situation. If you have questions and would like...

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