What types of mistakes can be considered medical malpractice?

Some common forms of medical malpractice include the following:

  • Improper, wrong or untimely diagnosis
  • Failure to perform an operation properly or at the right time
  • Failure to anticipate a problem that could have been foreseen
  • Failure to get clear permission before operating on the patient
  • Failure to properly treat a medical condition. 

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