Prenatal testing a crucial part of pregnancy monitoring

 

Nowadays, there are tests and screenings for nearly every condition, or
so it may seem to Texas patients who must undergo these types of testing.
For an expecting mother, there are also many different types of tests
that must be taken to ensure fetal health and monitor the pregnancy. When
done properly and according to the correct timeline, prenatal testing
can help prevent pregnancy-related injuries.
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Texas court case shows importance of timely malpractice filing

 

When OB/GYN negligence affects a mother or baby in Texas, the mother has
the right to file a lawsuit alleging medical malpractice. A successful
malpractice lawsuit not only holds a negligent physician accountable,
it can also potentially prevent the same mistake from happening again.
In addition, a malpractice suit may allow those hurt the most by such
negligence to obtain compensation.
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Why are Ectopic Pregnancies so Dangerous?

 

The words “ectopic pregnancy” are often enough to strike fear
in the heart of any expecting mother in Texas. While, fortunately, this
type of severe pregnancy complication is rare, it can be extremely dangerous
and even life-altering for the mother. Unfortunately, ectopic pregnancies
cannot be continued, but along the way, they can cause heavy and dangerous
bleeding for the mother.
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Medical malpractice: more than just OR or ER negligence

 

There are many different types of medical malpractice lawsuits that can
be filed in Texas relating to birth and pregnancy. When most people think
of “malpractice,” though, they often envision a negligent doctor
doing something grossly negligent in an inherently dangerous arena, such
as an operating room or delivery suite. Many medical malpractice suits
can be more mundane on the surface, however, despite still involving potentially
deadly errors for mother and baby.
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C-sections continue to stir controversy after one mom’s ordeal

 

Some people may assume that pregnancy-related injuries are largely a thing
of the past. Fortunately, delivery room procedures continue to progress
every year, and, as a result, giving birth is now largely a joyful event.
In Texas and the rest of the country, though, pregnancy-related injuries
are not entirely extinct and when they do occur, the results can be severely
traumatic.
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Pregnancy-Related Injuries can Require Extensive Recovery

 

May is the month when people all across Texas are thinking of their mothers.
The woman who gives the gift of life plays a very important role in many
Texans’ lives, and Mother’s Day is when appreciation can be shown
in countless ways. Sometimes giving life can be dangerous, though, and
many mothers know the ordeal of childbirth is trumped only by the joy
of being a parent.
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