NY Ebr’s Palsy Lawyer :- Erb's Palsy is also called brachial palsy, Erb-Duchenned paralysis, or Klumpke paralysis

NY Ebr’s Palsy Lawyer: – Erb’s Palsy is also called brachial palsy, Erb-Duchenne paralysis, or Klumpke paralysis

When there is a complication of birth Brachial plexus injury or Ebr’s Palsy can be seen. Injuries to the upper plexus-Erb palsy involve nerve roots c5-to c7 and this injury accounts approximately 90% of the cases.

When the physician (obstetrician) deviated or departed from accepted community standard of practice, and that such departure was a proximate cause of the neonatal’s injuries at that condition patient may bring an action against such physician. In legal term, Ebr’s Palsy is called medical Malpractice, and in general term, we may say physician’s fault or wrongful act, an error which caused injury to the patient.

Erb’s Palsy is a condition causes to damages of the neonatal nerve of the upper arm. It may cause by shoulder dystocia during complicated or difficult birth. Erb’s palsy can cause impairment of shoulder and upper arm but may wiggle their fingers.

When the physician, clinic’s or hospital deviated or departed from accepted community standard of practice, and that such departure was a proximate cause of the fatal or infant’s Erb’s palsy at that condition neonatal/infant may bring the action against such physician, obstetrician, clinic or hospital. In legal term, it is called medical Malpractice, and in general term, we may say physician’s fault or wrongful act, the error which caused Erb’s palsy to fetal or infant.

Victim of Erb’s Palsy may claim following damages:

  • Past medical care expenses
  • Future medical care expenses
  • Loss of income
  • Pain and suffering
  • If necessary life care expenses
  • Other damages

BLF obtains Medical expert’s medical opinion what was the cause of Erb’s palsy. Based on Medical Expert’s opinion Bhurtel Law Firm decides whether process your claim or not.

Please take notice that this is not a legal advice. If you need legal advice, please contact Bhurtel Law Firm.