Here's what we've found for the term "misdiagnosis"

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  • Adrenal Cancer Misdiagnosis
    Adrenal gland cancers are very rare. We can help you with your claim.
  • Appendicitis Misdiagnosis
    If the appropriate course of action isn’t taken quickly enough the person with an appendicitis may suffer life threatening complications.
  • Bile Duct Cancer Misdiagnosis
    Bile duct cancer is rare and affects the tubes connecting the liver and small intestine. We can help you with your claim.
  • Bladder Cancer Misdiagnosis
    80% of bladder cancer is caught in its early stages, are you one of the other 20%? Let us help you.
  • Blood Cancer Misdiagnosis
    In 2011, 1 in 4 cancer sufferers were incorrectly diagnosed and 46% of cancer patients are diagnosed at a late stage.
  • Bone Cancer Misdiagnosis
    Primary or secondary bone cancer can be misdiagnosed. We can help you with your bone cancer claim.
  • Bowel Cancer Misdiagnosis
    Unfortunately with bowel cancer the symptoms are often very difficult to detect and don't appear until it's in the later stages of the disease.
  • Brain Cancer Misdiagnosis
    A brain tumour is a group of cells which grows in an uncontrolled abnormal way. Brain tumours can either be Malignant or Benign.
  • Breast Cancer Misdiagnosis
    As the most common form of the disease, the warning signs are well known to most people. Let us help you with your claim.
  • Cancer Misdiagnosis
    Cancer has to be diagnosed early and correctly for the best recovery chances. Let us help you with your cancer claim.
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
    Cauda Equina syndrome is caused by the compression of a group of nerves at the lower part of the spinal cord.
  • Cervical Cancer Misdiagnosis
    Inaccurate tests or misread results could mean you have suffered cervical cancer misdiagnosis. We can help you with your claim.
  • Diabetes
    When diabetes is misdiagnosed or incorrectly treated the results can be life changing and even life threatening. We can help you with your claim.
  • Diabetic Amputation
    According to Diabetes UK 135 amputations are carried out every week as a result of diabetes. Let us help you with your claim.
  • Head and Neck Cancer Misdiagnosis
    Head and Neck cancer usually affects people over the age of 50.
  • Kidney Cancer Misdiagnosis
    Kidney cancer usually affects adults in their 60s and 70s. It rarely affects adults under 50.
  • Lung Cancer Misdiagnosis
    Lung cancer is one of the most common types of cancer in the UK, with NHS Choices saying 44,500 people are diagnosed each year.
  • Medical Professionals
    When you are not feeling well you rely on medical professionals to make you feel better.
  • Meningitis
    There are several types of meningitis and a delayed diagnosis of any of them can be fatal. Let us help you with your claim.
  • Other Cancer Misdiagnosis
    Here is an overview of cancers not categorised in our main pages.
  • Ovarian Cancer Misdiagnosis
    Ovarian cancer can be difficult to diagnose and symptoms often don't appear until a later stage. We can help you with your claim.
  • Pancreatic Cancer Misdiagnosis
    The early stages of pancreatic cancer don't cause any symptoms, making it very difficult to diagnose. We can help you with your claim.
  • Pre-Eclampsia
    The NHS state around 2% of pregnancies develop pre-eclampsia
  • Prostate Cancer Misdiagnosis
    Prostate cancer can develop very slowly so there may be no signs that you have it until year later. Let us help you with your claim.
  • Sepsis
    Sepsis, otherwise known as blood poisoning, kills around 35,000 people in the UK every year. Let us help you with your claim.
  • Skin Cancer Misdiagnosis
    Skin cancer, otherwise known as melanoma, can be treated very easily if caught early. Let us help you with your claim.
  • Soft Tissue Cancer Misdiagnosis
    Often soft tissue cancers do not show any symptoms in their early stages but as they grow symptoms start to appear.
  • Stomach Cancer Misdiagnosis
    An un-common cancer in the UK, scientists think it could be avoided by a healthy lifestyle and diet.
  • Stroke
    Strokes interrupt the blood supply to the brain. We can help with your stroke claim if it was misdiagnosed, or the diagnosis was delayed, causing an even more serious injury.
  • Testicular Cancer Misdiagnosis
    Testicular cancer is a lesser common form of cancer usually affecting men between the ages of 15 and 49.
  • Thyroid Cancer Misdiagnosis
    At the base of the neck is a gland called the Thyroid and it produces hormones. Thyroid cancer usually affects more women than men.


Advice Centre

  • Can I Make a Medical Negligence Claim for Misdiagnosis
    Misdiagnosis and delayed diagnosis are common clinical negligence cases accounting for over 10% of all claims made in 2014/15.
  • Diabetes and Care Planning
    Diabetes doesn’t have to limit your lifestyle if it’s managed effectively. As with many other long-term health conditions, if managed correctly you will be able to incorporate the necessary changes into your life. However, without proper management and self-care, diabetes can become a debilitating illness which can cause severe complications, lead to other long term health issues, and sometimes amputation and blindness.
  • Heart Attack Misdiagnosis
    It has been reported by the media that one in three heart attack cases are misdiagnosed
  • How does Cancer Misdiagnosis Happen and Can you Make a Claim for it
    Misdiagnosis and late diagnosis of cancer is a major problem in current healthcare contributing significantly to the leading cause of avoidable death in 2014 in England and Wales.
  • Medical Negligence: Misdiagnosis of cancer
    If you, or a loved one, have received sub-standard medical care, including a delay in diagnosis, treatment or referral, you may have grounds for a medical negligence claim for the misdiagnosis of cancer. If something goes wrong and your quality of life is severely affected as a result of misdiagnosis, you may be able to make a complaint or claim compensation.
  • Misdiagnosis FAQs
    Misdiagnosis is a common cause of negligence. Find out what ailments are frequently misdiagnosed, which diagnostic errors lead to compensation and much more in our FAQs.
  • Misdiagnosis of Mental Health Problems and Medical Negligence Claims
    Mental health problems can be very difficult to diagnose accurately. In this guide we cover which specific disorders are commonly misdiagnosed, and what you can do about it.
  • Misdiagnosis of subarachnoid haemorrhage
    A subarachnoid Haemorrhage or bleed on the brain is a type of stroke which is uncommon but a very serious medical condition, in some cases it can be fatal. The NHS choices website states that a subarachnoid Haemorrhage accounts for one in every twenty (5%) of all strokes in the UK.
  • Negligent Treatment of Diabetes FAQs
    Diabetes can be misdiagnosed, missed or not treated correctly leading to negligence. Find answers to FAQs about diabetes claims on this page.
  • Stroke Misdiagnosis
    When it comes to strokes it’s important that diagnosis and treatment are quick. Where there is a delay in diagnosis, a misdiagnosis, or a delay in providing treatment, such as drugs to help tackle the blood clots, there could be grounds for a medical negligence claim.
  • The second biggest killer in the UK is on the increase and you probably don't even know what it is
    Sepsis has now overtaken lung cancer in the amount of lives it takes, is getting worse in Western countries, and research shows people tend to underestimate how serious it is.
  • What can go Wrong and Making a Claim for Diabetic Negligence
    In this guide we explain how diabetes can be misdiagnosed & treatment can be poorly managed, sometimes leading to clinical negligence claims.