Misdiagnosis & Delay in Treatment of ENT Conditions

The ears, nose and throat manages three of our five major senses and plays a vital role in day to day life. Any alteration or deterioration in any one of the five senses can leave a patient or a loved in distress.  ENT errors may arise where there has been a misdiagnosis or a delay in treatment of an ENT condition resulting in further complications. 

Types of ENT Misdiagnosis & Delay in Treatment

Despite medical professional’s best intentions, instances can occur where the standard of care falls below what is expected. This may include:

  • Misdiagnosis and delay in treating tumours in the ear, nose and throat
  • A misdiagnosis of cerebrovascular disease
  • A delay in treating tinnitus, sinus mastoiditis, otitis media, cholesteatoma and an ear infection
  • Misdiagnosis and delay in treatment of nasal polyps, otitis externa, tonsillitis, adenoids and sinusitis
  • Delay in treating Quinsy (peritonsillar abscess)
  • Misdiagnosis of other ENT conditions such as vertigo, acid reflux and hearing loss
  • And other types of ENT misdiagnosis and delay errors  

If you or a loved one has suffered from a misdiagnosis or a delay in treatment of an ENT condition which has exacerbated a medical condition or caused further injury, Mistreatment.com may be able to assist. 

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Should your claim be considered under a no-win no-fee basis, you can decide to instruct the specialist medical negligence solicitor.

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What can I claim for in a successful medical negligence claim?

In successful misdiagnosis and delay in treatment compensation claims our specialist medical negligence solicitors have experience in recovering compensation, as well as arranging any necessary services to improve the client’s quality of life. 

  • Compensation for the Injury or Loss
  • Loss of Earnings
  • Interim Compensation Payment
  • Private Medical Treatment Costs
  • Care & Case Management Costs
  • Rehabilitation Costs
  • Housing Adaptation & Relocation
  • Out-Of-Pocket Expenses
  • Compensating Dependants (Spouse/Children)
  • Benefits & Financial Advice
  • Independent Medical Experts
  • Court Of Protection
  • Coroners Inquest Advice
  • Special Adapted Vehicles
  • Recovering The Legal Costs

As each enquiry is unique the advice given will be tailored to the individual circumstances of the client.

About Our Medical Negligence Teams

Mistreatment.com is comprised of specialist teams of medical negligence solicitors throughout England and Wales. Mistreatment.com are committed in fighting for truth and justice, raising clinical standards and ensuring you or your loved ones receive the compensation you deserve under a no win no fee basis. Find out more about members of our misdiagnosis and delay in treatment compensation team…

Our commitment to victims of medical negligence

We understand each patient’s circumstances are unique, however with our specialist medical negligence solicitors and barristers Mistreatment.com are able to provide you with support, guidance and access to justice. Our commitment is to offer you:

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  • A no obligation free claims assessment, so you know where you stand.
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