Cancer MisdiagnosisDelayed treatment following a misdiagnosed cancer?
Although there are many types of cancer that are difficult to diagnose, mistakes can and do happen. The symptoms of lung cancer, for example, aren’t dissimilar to other illnesses because some of the symptoms of the condition, such as breathlessness, tiredness and a persistent cough, are quite vague. However, if your doctor suspects that the symptoms you are suffering could be cancer and they don’t refer you on for further testing then you could have a claim for medical negligence.
What's a Misdiagnosis Exactly?
If your cancer was misdiagnosed by your doctor or hospital and your treatment was delayed because of the misdiagnosis, then you maybe able to make a claim for medical negligence compensation.
Complete a claim form or call 0800 122 3130 to see if you can make a no win no fee claim for compensation.
Claiming For Medical Negligence Compensation
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