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The wrong medicine could make your condition worse

The medical professionals of Maryland are generally diligent, caring, hard-working and everything you might hope from someone into whose hands you place your life. On top of this, numerous precautions are put in place to ensure that even if someone errs, the matter should be noticed and rectified before it can cause any harm. However, despite all of these things, negligence, carelessness and unprofessionalism still occur, endangering the lives of countless patients each year.

Something that may surprise many patients, however, is the fact that many cases of malpractice arise from treatment. This is because even if your doctor diagnoses you and prescribes medicine, therapy or otherwise, this does not necessarily mean you are on the road to recovery. The sad fact is, the diagnosis may have been wrong and you might be no closer to getting better than you were before your appointment.

As this article on erroneous diagnosis explains, the course of treatment you are receiving could even exacerbate your condition. It could also cause other health complications as well as driving you further into debt as bills mount up for medical procedures you did not need. If this happens to you, it is vital to take action immediately, for the sake of your own health and for the benefit of future patients in your position.

Negligent medical professionals deserve to be held to account for their mistakes. It can seem like a lot to go through while you are unwell, but it could end up being of great benefit to you. An attorney may be able to explain your options to you and support you if you choose to seek compensation for your mistreatment.

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Michael H. Bereston, Inc.
138 Main Street, Suite 200
P.O. Box 2990
Annapolis, MD 21401

Maryland: 410-793-4554
Toll Free: 866-517-4037
Baltimore/Annapolis: 410-269-5011
DC: 202-628-2226
Fax: 410-269-5022

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