James Filicia LLC, Personal injury attorney

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Paralysis Cases

There are a number of ways that the negligence of healthcare providers can result in paralysis for their patients.

• When a doctor uses unnecessary force during childbirth, the baby can suffer brachial plexus injuries that affect the signal from the spinal cord to the arm, shoulder, and hand.
•Surgical errors can cause injury to the spinal cord or the brain.
• Failure to diagnose and treat medical conditions can result in permanent loss of mobility.

Damage to facial nerves during surgery can cause paralysis and deformity. Paralysis can result in the inability to work as well as lifelong expenses and overwhelming challenges.

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