Gynaecology Claims

 When it comes to undergoing any medical procedure you could find that you gain a further injury as a result of medical negligence. When it comes to dealing with gynaecological cases, any mistakes or negligence on behalf of the medical practitioners can have serious consequences on your further health. 

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You shouldn’t have to suffer in silence and if you believe that you have suffered as the result of medical negligence on behalf of your operating doctor or anyone at the hospital then you may be eligible to make a claim for compensation to cover any further medical expenses incurred or any loss of income. 

What is covered by Gynaecology?

Gynaecology is a general term that covers anything to do with the health of the female reproductive system. It can include the process of childbirth and any associated operations in addition to any organs that may be used in this process. It can also refer to any procedures that are completed before or after childbirth including sterilisation and hysterectomy operations. 
 
When it comes to Gynaecology it is often an area that is dealt with under great care as any potential problems in this area could lead to leaving a patient with the inability to have a child. For many people this can be a turning point in their lives and is therefore can involve some incredibly important medical procedures. 

What types on injuries can I receive?

The most common types of injuries associated with gynaecology claims occur in the operating theatre and these can include:
  • Injury to surrounding tissues including the bladder, bowel or uterus
  • Accidental hysterectomies where the surgery is performed incorrectly leaving the patient unable to have children
  • Inadequate repair to any tissues that may be damaged from either a caesarean section or other operations
  • Smear tests that are carried out incorrectly and result in a poor or mis-diagnosis of cervical cancer. 

How do I claim?

If you feel that you have suffered as a result of medical negligence, and have seen further medical complications arise as a result then you may be eligible to claim for compensation to cover any extra medical expenses that you have incurred in addition to any psychological trauma that may have been involved.
 
Medical negligence in this area can often be incredibly traumatising to the patient as it can leave them with long-lasting medical health issues or even without the ability to have children. If you have suffered as a result, then call the Manners Pimblett team on 0845 077 0772 to make your claim today. 

 

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