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Cedar Rapids External Injuries Lawyer
Developments in modern medicine have increased the safety of giving birth, but serious delivery complications can still occur. Sadly, one of the most common sources of injury for mother and infant during this procedure is medical malpractice and human error. This sort of traumatic event is physically and emotionally exhausting for the infant and his or her parents.
If you or someone you love has been a victim of a birth injury, you may be able to take legal action against the responsible medical professional. Contact the Cedar Rapids external injury attorneys of Leehey Olson Law, P.C. at (319) 294-4424 to speak to a member of our qualified legal team about your rights today.
Types of External Birth Injuries
There is a significant amount of strain on the mother and child during the birthing process. It is the responsibility of the medical professionals overseeing the procedure to relieve this pressure and promote the safety and well-being of the patients.
Some of the most common types of external birth injuries include:
- Pain and discomfort
- Need for further surgeries or procedures
External injuries from the birthing process can have a long-lasting effect on the life of the victim and his or her family.
If you or someone you love has suffered from a birth injury because of the negligence of a medical professional, the Cedar Rapids external injuries attorneys of Leehey Olson Law, P.C. can help you seek financial compensation for your medical bills and other losses. Contact our offices today at (319) 294-4424 for more information.