Case Studies

Delay in diagnosing spinal infection

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Our client was admitted to hospital with abdominal pain, blood tests showed that she had an infection but there was a three-week delay in getting the MRI scan which led to complications. Here is an overview of the case and the outcome. More …

Injuries sustained from second suicide attempt

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When Mr X became unwell and started having suicidal thoughts, he was admitted to a mental health hospital. He made it clear he wanted to end his life however he was still allowed to leave the hospital where he attempted to commit suicide. Here is an overview of the case. More …

Failure to diagnose malunion of fractured radius

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After our client fell onto her hand, it started to swell up. After six months she noticed there was still pain which required surgery due to a failure by doctors to diagnose malunion of fractured radius. Here is an overview of the claim and the outcome. More …

Delay in diagnosis of internal bleeding

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Our client contacted BL Claims after she nearly died because doctors did not diagnose internal bleeding following a salpingo-oophorectomy. Here is an overview of the case and the outcome. More …

Infection to foot after negligent orthopaedic treatment

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After surgery to correct a bunion and clawed toes, our client suffered from an infection which has had life changing consequences. Here is what happened when our experts stepped in and helped her make a compensation claim. More …

Six figure sum for septic shock after abdominal surgery

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Our client suffered complications after abdominal surgery. He instructed BL Claims as he believed that if he had been treated earlier he would not have suffered the complications which include liver failure, necrotic toes and deep vein thrombosis. More …

Delay in diagnosis of a parotid gland tumour

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Our client received an incorrect diagnosis which turned out to be a parotid gland tumour. This delay in diagnosis caused immeasurable pain and suffering. BL Claims Clinical Negligence team stepped in to help her family make a claim. Read the full story here. More …

BL Claims helps patient suffering from loss of vision after cataract surgery

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When a patient underwent cataract surgery on her left eye she was concerned about blurred vision and watery eyes following the surgery. BL Claims stepped in and investigated a claim for Clinical Negligence. More …

Delay in diagnosis of malignant melanoma

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What happens if a doctor incorrectly reports a mole as being benign? When this happened to our client they contacted BL Claims to investigate a Clinical Negligence claim. More …

Compensation awarded for negligent dental treatment.

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Our Client, Miss P sustained a fracture to one of her lower molars, however, after a number of visits to her dentist and multiple treatments the problem still wasn't solved and she sustained permanent damage to her tooth. More …