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Delay In Cancer Diagnosis

Delay in Cancer Diagnosis Lawyers in Connecticut


We Hold Negligent Doctors Accountable

Delayed diagnosis of cancer can reduce survival rates and cause death. To file for malpractice, you must prove to a reasonable degree the diagnosis affected the patient’s prognosis.

Delay in Diagnosis of Breast Cancer

Common factors for delayed diagnosis of breast cancer include:

  • Masses claimed benign before biopsy
  • Mass aspirations don’t reveal cancer
  • Slides misread as benign
  • Mammograms misread as negative

Delay in the Diagnosis of Lung Cancer

Reasons for delayed diagnosis of lung cancer include:

  • Failure to act on abnormal X-ray
  • Confusion with other diseases
  • Failure to communicate
  • Failure to compare prior X-rays

Delay in Diagnosis of Ovarian Cancer

Failure to diagnose ovarian cancer in a timely manner can result from:

  • Failure to perform testing
  • Failure to perform blood work
  • Mistakes in pathology
  • Symptoms misidentified

If you have suffered serious harm caused by a delayed cancer diagnosis, trust Carter Mario Law Firm to help. Contact our team today at (203) 806-9256 to schedule your free, no-obligation consultation.

At Carter Mario Law Firm, we have decades of combined legal experience negotiating medical negligence cases. We understand what it takes to bring our clients maximum compensation for the losses they have suffered and to do so in a timely manner.

We understand state and federal laws and will create a results-driven strategy crafted specifically around the details of your case. After carefully reviewing the evidence, we will file a claim seeking full, fair compensation for your injuries

We Can Help

When you or someone you love suffers any type of harm due to medical negligence, you need experience on your side. Let Carter Mario Law Firm protect your rights. Call our Connecticut delay in cancer diagnosis attorneys at (203) 806-9256 today. You can also submit a FREE initial consultation form. We know serious injury claims and stand ready to help you receive the compensation you deserve.

We provide 24/7 access to our compassionate attorneys, along with our exclusive Zero Fee Warranty. With Carter Mario Law Firm, you don’t owe any attorneys’ fees unless we recover on your behalf. It’s that simple.

Call (203) 806-9256 to find out what Carter Mario Law Firm can do for you. Get Carter! Guaranteed Tough! Guaranteed Fast!

CLIENT VICTORIES

We've Recovered Hundreds of Millions for Clients Throughout Connecticut
  • Medical Misdiagnosis $4,000,000

    Our client’s doctor misread an x-ray causing a delayed diagnosis of sarcoma, which resulted in our client’s death.

  • Failure to Treat $3,900,000

    Gastroenterologist and primary care doctor failed to treat or transfer our client who was hospitalized for GI bleeding, which resulted in our client’s death.

  • Failure to Diagnose $3,400,000

    Our client’s doctors failed to diagnose him with abdominal cancer, resulting in his death.

  • Medical Malpractice $3,400,000

    Our client suffered brain damage, paralysis, and speech deficits after undergoing a bedside procedure.

  • Brain Damage $3,300,000

    Our client suffered brain damage after their breathing tube was misplaced.

  • Failure to Diagnose $3,000,000

    Our client’s doctor failed to diagnose Fournier’s Gangrene, resulting in necrotizing fasciitis, sterility, abnormal gait, and muscle loss.

  • Improper Intubation $2,400,000

    Our newborn client was improperly intubated at the hospital after suffering a seizure, resulting in severe brain damage.

  • Failure to Treat $1,950,000

    Our client went to the ER with symptoms of a heart attack. After her tests came back normal, she was discharged. That night, she returned to the ER with the same symptoms and suffered a heart attack in the ER waiting room.

  • Delayed Diagnosis $1,935,000

    Our client’s doctor provided a delayed diagnosis of metastatic melanoma, and therefore failed to prevent it.

  • Failure to Diagnose $1,650,000

    Our client’s doctor failed to diagnose her with skin cancer, resulting in her death.

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WHY CHOOSE CARTER MARIO LAW FIRM?

  • Experience on Your Side

    We have been fighting for personal injury victims throughout Connecticut for more than three decades, and we're just getting started. 

  • Hundreds of Millions of Dollars Recovered

    We have secured countless victories on behalf of injured clients throughout the state of Connecticut since 1989.

  • Committed to Our Community

    We are dedicated to serving our community inside and outside of the courtroom, and even run a statewide outreach initiative to give back.

  • A Team That Puts You First

    At Carter Mario Law Firm, our clients are our number one priority. This is why we provide every client with 24/7 access to the legal team working on their case.

CLIENT TESTIMONIALS

Real Stories from Real People
  • Client
    Such a great experience.

    “I had such a great experience with Carter Mario Law Firm. Everyone was amazing, helpful and comforting during this stressful time.”

    - Michelle P.
  • Client
    It felt really good to have someone.

    “My son suffered an injury after being hurt in a car accident, and it felt really good to have someone fighting for the person you love.”

    - Alex M.
  • Client
    Took so much stress off of me.

    “When I had my work-related injury, Carter Mario took on the workers’ comp insurance company that tried to belittle me and dealt with them, which took so much stress off of me. Thank you so much.”

    - Ruth H.
  • Client
    The team has helped me incredibly.

    “Excellent client services and professional. The team has helped me incredibly throughout the aftermath of an accident from day one.”

    - Jeremy G.
  • Client
    Tough and fearless.

    “Look no further, you have found the best personal injury law firm in Connecticut. Tough and fearless, and I cannot think of anyone better to represent me.”

    - Phillip Y.
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