At Risk Due To Failure to Diagnose Wernicke’s Encephalopathy?
Call A Determined Lawyer.
Gastric bypass surgery is a procedure in which the stomach is divided into two smaller pouches. Doctors often perform this procedure to treat morbid obesity. Unfortunately, people who undergo this procedure sometimes then suffer from Wernicke’s Encephalopathy, a disease caused by poor nutrition which affects a person’s heart, nervous system and sensory organs.
When doctors fail to diagnose Wernicke’s Encephalopathy, the consequences can sometimes be quite severe. That’s why it’s critical that doctors identify patients with this serious disease as soon as possible. When doctors fail to do this, they need to be held accountable. That’s why the Shelton Law Group works so hard on such cases. The stakes are so high. Your health or the health of a loved one could be at risk.
You might think you don’t need a lawyer. Your legal issues might seem simple. Someone else clearly did something wrong. They might have been admitted wrongdoing, and you may even be contacted about a settlement. Don’t be so sure that you’re getting the compensation you need and deserve. Often, what might seem like the most clear-cut case can quickly become complicated. Evidence disappears. Memories fade. That’s why it’s critical you have an experienced, knowledgeable Louisville KY medical malpractice lawyer on your side, fighting for your rights.