Cancer Misdiagnosis Lawyer

in Wilkes-Barre, PA

Early detection is vital to the successful treatment of cancer. Cancer is 2nd leading cause of death in the U.S. Are you in need of a cancer misdiagnosis lawyer? Medical misdiagnosis, especially cancer misdiagnosis, can be an extremely harmful form of medical malpractice. In addition, a delay in the diagnosis and treatment of cancer may mean the difference between life and death. According to Johns Hopkins Research, cancer is among the “Big 3” in most common diagnostic errors. Cancers, vascular events, and infections account for nearly 75 percent of all serious harms from diagnostic errors. If you or a loved one have suffered as the result of cancer misdiagnosis, contact a cancer misdiagnosis lawyer at Distasio, Kowalski & Yelen for help.

Commonly Misdiagnosed Cancers

  • Breast cancer misdiagnosis
  • Lung cancer misdiagnosis
  • Colorectal cancer misdiagnosis
  • Prostate cancer misdiagnosis
  • Pancreatic cancer misdiagnosis
  • Ovarian cancer misdiagnosis
  • Lymphoma misdiagnosis
  • Skin cancer misdiagnosis

Why contact a cancer misdiagnosis lawyer?

An experienced cancer misdiagnosis attorney in Wilkes-Barre can help you seek justice for your injuries or for the loss of a loved one as the result of medical negligence. Importantly, if a medical professional failed to perform or order a routine test, delayed testing, misread results, or missed the common warning signs of cancer, and this led to a change in your prognosis, you may be entitled to compensation for your injuries. This can include compensation for hospital bills and other medical expenses, as well as lost wages. In addition, you may also be entitled to compensation for the pain and suffering that resulted from a medical misdiagnosis. If you or a loved one were a victim of medical malpractice due to the failure to diagnoses cancer, call the Distasio, Kowalski & Yelen cancer misdiagnosis firm today for a free case evaluation.

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Main Practice Areas

Auto & Truck Accidents

Our attorneys are here to guide you through the process of fighting for justice after a serious car or truck accident. 

Medical Malpractice & Medical Misdiagnosis

Distasio & Kowalski has an exceptional record of success in fighting negligent doctors and hospitals in Pennsylvania.

Birth Injury

We understand your suffering and are here to legal representation if your baby is the victim of a tragic birth injury. 

Personal Injury

If you were seriously injured in any type of accident, they DKY personal injury attorneys will fight aggressively for you.

Wrongful Death

We are injury attorneys dedicated to fighting for the rights and recoveries of families who have lost loved ones.

Wills, Estates, & Trusts

Our experienced attorneys will hep you create a strategy to ensure that your assets move easily to the next generation.

Workers' Compensation / SSD

If you have been injured at work or are seeking SSDI or SSI benefits and have been denied, our attorneys are here for you.

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