Glassboro, NJ asked in Personal Injury, Health Care Law and Medical Malpractice for New Jersey

Q: I was injured during a mammogram in 8/01/2018. After an X-ray & ortho visits & an MRI , I have a superior labral tear

in my shoulder . have had injections for pain and PRP procedure. still in pain. next is EMG. so much pain. shoulder arm , nerves , hand . all threw my right arm. Orthopedic doctor feels surgery now if the PRP does not give me healing benefit

this injury was cause by the X-ray machine and the tech.

3 Lawyer Answers
H. Scott Aalsberg Esq.
H. Scott Aalsberg Esq.
Answered
  • East Brunswick, NJ
  • Licensed in New Jersey

A: Sounds like you may have a case for malpractice or maybe even assault much more information would be needed however I would suggest setting up a consultation with an experienced lawyer.

Tim Akpinar
Tim Akpinar
Answered
  • Medical Malpractice Lawyer
  • Little Neck, NY
  • Licensed in New Jersey

A: A consultation with an attorney who could review your medical records in detail would be a good starting point.

Tim Akpinar

Marc S. Berman
Marc S. Berman
Answered
  • Medical Malpractice Lawyer
  • Paramus, NJ
  • Licensed in New Jersey

A: I’m so sorry to hear about your experience. You should immediately consult an experienced New Jersey attorney who accepts medical malpractice cases, for a full case evaluation. You can easily find one of us on Justia. Most lawyers offer a free consultation. You have to take proper legal action in time to preserve your rights. Generally, lawsuits for medical malpractice in New Jersey have to be filed within two years from the date of the incident, or you would be forever barred from recovering compensation. But some cases have additional deadlines, as short as 90 days. Good luck.

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