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What is Erb's Palsy?

Among the many injuries that could occur to a newborn during birth, Erb's palsy is not uncommon. While the injury may occur naturally during a delivery, it is also not uncommon for doctors or medical professionals in Prince Georges to have played a role in the child's injury. So what is Erb's palsy exactly and how does it occur?

A doctor's failure to diagnose can lead to serious issues

Greenbelt residents may love their cars and when it causes problems for them, they take their car to a mechanic and trust their professional experience and training in diagnosing a problem and properly repairing it. The same holds true, of course for doctors. But the human body is far more complex than a car. And unlike cars, which have a finite number of makes, models, and identical parts that could fail, every human is different. What causes an illness in one person may not be the same for another person. And even when an illness is properly diagnosed, the treatment and prognoses often varies from person to person.

Get help starting a medical malpractice suit

If you or someone you love has been the victim of a doctor's error or medical malpractice, it is important to address the situation as soon as possible. It may be especially difficult if you are already dealing with complications as a result of the incident, or aiding a victim of a medical malpractice incident. Finding the right law firm to address your needs fight for your compensation is vitally important.

What are some causes of birth injuries?

There are few joys greater than the birth of a new child in the lives of Greenbelt residents. Although a vast majority of babies are born healthy, there are situations where a baby may be injured during the birth. If fact, studies show that in the United States, approximately one in every two hundred births result in an injury to a newborn.

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