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Compensation for Victims Who Suffered Transverse Myelitis after a Vaccine

Vaccine injury victims who suffer transverse myelitis after a vaccine can be left with debilitating injuries that may never go away. This serious vaccine reaction is no one’s fault, but it can leave victims and their family with serious emotional, physical and financial stress. more »

The Spread of Cancer after Fibroid Removal

There is no effective test to distinguish between benign fibroids and uterine leiomyosarcoma (ULMS) before a mass is surgically removed. But depending on the type of surgery performed, a woman undergoing a hysterectomy or a uterine fibroid removal procedure called a myomectomy can be put at risk of having undetected malignant cancer cells spread much further into her body during surgery. When this happens, her likelihood of long-term survival is significantly worsened. more »

Three Anapol Schwartz Attorneys Named in Best Lawyers 2015 Edition

The 2015 edition of Philadelphia’s Best Lawyers has recognized Jim Ronca, Sol Weiss, and Lawrence Cohan for their hard work and dedication to seeking justice for their clients. more »

The Ripple Effect of a Medical Misdiagnosis

About 155 per 1,000 hospitalized patients experience a medical misdiagnosis, according to HealthGrades.  A medical misdiagnosis or delay in making the correct diagnosis can have a traumatic ripple effect.  An undiagnosed medical condition may worsen and lead to subsequent medical complications and unnecessary surgeries. The victim may be forced to miss time from work and incur high medical costs and be forced to give up vacation, college or retirement plans.  The effects of a medical misdiagnosis not only be physical but emotional and financial as well.  A medical misdiagnosis can devastate an entire family. more »

Cancer after a Hysterectomy Leads to Morcellator Cancer Lawsuits

A number of women have filed morcellator cancer lawsuits after being diagnosed with cancer following a hysterectomy. more »

Can I Sue the Bus Company after An Accident?

Four people were killed and 20 were injured when a Megabus traveling from Philadelphia to Syracuse, NY crashed on Onondaga Lake Parkway in September 2010. The Megabus crash made headlines in the Philadelphia area and raised awareness about the potential dangers of a bus accident in PA. more »

Defining Pennsylvania Medical Malpractice

Medical Malpractice Lawyers seek justice for patients who are injured as a result of hospital negligence and injuries caused by doctor error. more »

Robot Assisted Surgery on the Rise, but so are Da Vinci Surgery Lawsuits

A da Vinci robot is a high-tech surgical option to increase precision and decrease recovery time. However, a robot surgery gone wrong can leave a patient with unexpected pain, scars, burns or lacerations, or it can be deadly. more »

Reports on Injuries from Airbags prompts Recall of 3 Million Vehicles

Last month, several automobile manufactures issued airbag recalls involving more than 3 million vehicles due to potentially exploding airbags. more »

Chrysler Problems Affect Thousands of 2004 and 2005 Chrysler Pacifica Models

There has not been a Chrysler Pacifica recall regarding dangerous engine cradle rust and corrosion, but the auto manufacturer instead sent a technical service bulletin to 2004 and 2005 Chrysler Pacifica owners warning of the potential problem. This 2012 bulletin voided a prior communication that extended the engine cradle warranty for 2004 and 2005 Chrysler Pacifica owners. more »