Diagnostic Testing Errors
Medical Malpractice for Misreading Test Results
With hundreds of different diagnostic tests available for patients, it can be all too easy for doctors or specialists to read these tests incorrectly. In addition, these tests may be performed incorrectly and result in misdiagnosis, causing a patient even more medical complications and issues. Testing errors can even lead to increased injuries or wrongful death. Have you suffered due to testing errors? You deserve justice. Make the right choice by retaining counsel from the proven New Jersey medical malpractice attorneys at Levinson Axelrod, P.A. With more than 75 years of collective experience, we know how to handle these types of cases.
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How Negligence Can Lead to Testing Errors
More often than not, testing errors are due to some type of medical negligence or malpractice. Even a simple, small mistake can result in misleading test results. This misinterpretation can alter a person’s life, causing them serious pain, health complications, and other challenges.
The following are common testing errors:
- Incorrectly performed diagnostic tests
- Failure to order tests in a timely manner
- Misinterpretation of x-rays, MRIs, mammograms, etc.
- Contradicting test results
- Miscommunication between labs and doctors
- Failure to follow-up with action regarding test results
Contact a New Jersey Medical Malpractice Attorney
You may not even realize that a small testing error is what led to your injuries or worsened condition at first. That is why it is important to speak with a medical malpractice lawyer in New Jersey about your case as soon as possible. The skilled legal team at Levinson Axelrod, P.A. can help you determine who is at fault and who may be held liable for your damages. Ready to learn more? We are ready to provide answers.
Schedule a free consultation with our firm now. We have locations throughout New Jersey and are ready to pull our legal resources to help with your medical malpractice case.