When it comes to medical malpractice, errors in diagnosis can lead to some of the worst injuries. As you can imagine, overlooking symptoms for something as serious as cancer could lead to a patient missing treatment they need to prevent… Read More
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Medical malpractice is an often-overlooked issue, and diagnostic errors are no exception. Most patients trust that their doctors are doing the best to diagnose and treat their illnesses. And although honest mistakes happen, sometimes a doctor’s negligence could lead to… Read More
If you have heard of medical malpractice cases involving diagnostic errors, then you likely know about the dangers of misdiagnosis or missed diagnosis. But the pendulum can also swing to the opposite extreme in what would be called an overdiagnosis.