GP Negligence Claims
Failure by GPs to investigate, diagnose and treat deep vein thrombosis (DVT) resulting in fatal pulmonary embolism
Specialist Clinical Negligence Solicitor, Anita Marriot has settled a claim arising out of the failure to investigate and treat a deep vein thrombosis (DVT), resulting in a fatal pulmonary embolism.
General Practitioner’s failure to diagnose breast cancer
For a period of a year the Claimant attended her General Practitioner with concerns about a lump in her breast. She was not examined nor referred to a breast clinic.
Failure by General Practitioner to diagnose infective endocarditis leading to a stroke
The patient presented at his General Practitioner on a number of occasions suffering with flu-like symptoms. Blood tests were taken but the General Practitioner did not respond to increases in the patient’s white blood cell (WBC) count and CRP results.
Delayed diagnosis and treatment of Paget’s disease
Katie Nairne, specialist clinical negligence lawyer, has recently settled a claim relating to delayed diagnosis and treatment of Paget’s disease.