Woman Suffers Stroke after Doctors Delay Treatment of Right Vertebral Artery Dissection

This client, a 26 year old woman, experienced a brainstem stroke caused by a right vertebral artery dissection that client’s hospital doctors recognized but failed to treat. Client presented to the emergency room complaining of a several-hour history of dysesthesias and mild weakness involving the left side of her body. However, doctors withheld diagnostic testing until the following morning, and the client ultimately suffered a stroke during the delay. Rosen Louik & Perry discovered delay in treatment lead to stroke and left client with minor left-sided weakness. This case settled for $495,000.00.

Stroke Malpractice is very serious. Delays in treatment can result in permanent damage. If someone you love has been affected by stroke malpractice, contact our firm today to speak with a Medical Malpractice Lawyer in PA. Rosen Louik & Perry are here to help you. Call 800-440-5297 or email now.