Cancer negligence claims

 

£800,000 compensation for family of 28-year-old mother who died from cancer after years of negligent healthcare

Boyes Turner’s medical negligence lawyers have secured an £800,000 compensation settlement for the bereaved partner and children of a 28-year-old woman. The young mother died from ovarian cancer and its spread (metastasis) to other areas of her...

£700,000 settlement for cervical cancer after hospital failed to follow up abnormal smear and biopsy

Boyes Turner’s medical negligence solicitors have secured a £700,000 settlement for a woman who developed cervical cancer when an NHS hospital failed to follow up abnormal results from her smear and biopsy tests. Abnormal smear test Her GP...

Judgment for young mother diagnosed with avoidable cervical cancer

Judgment has been entered for a young mother, Emma* who developed  cervical cancer  when a hospital failed to follow up her  abnormal smear and biopsy results . The hospital have apologised to our client and her family for the failure to...

Hospital admission of liability for a young woman who developed cervical cancer

Boyes Turner’s specialist medical negligence lawyers have secured an admission of liability for a young woman who developed cervical cancer when a hospital failed to follow up her abnormal smear and biopsy results. Our client was referred by her GP...

£575,000 compensation settlement following a delay in diagnosis of cervical cancer

Boyes Turner’s medical negligence solicitors have settled a compensation claim for their client, Alison* following the defendant hospital’s delayed diagnosis of invasive cervical cancer. Hospital fail to diagnose cervical cancer The hospital...

£800,000 compensation settlement recovered following a delay in diagnosis of cervical cancer

Our client, a young woman, developed symptoms, including vaginal bleeding. She attended her GP surgery for her  cervical smear test  and reported her symptoms including discharge and cramping pains. Despite the GP recording a history suggestive of...

Settlement secured for woman following chemical burn during chemotherapy

Specialist medical negligence solicitor  Vanessa Wand  has secured a settlement of £122,000 for Laura* following an  extravasation injury  whilst chemotherapy was being administered for breast cancer. As a result of the injury,...

£50,000 compensation recovered after a delay in bone cancer diagnosis

In September 2011 Colin* asked us to represent his son Robert* in a case of  hospital negligence  which resulted in a delay of diagnosis of Ewings Sarcoma. In September 2011 Colin and his son Robert, aged 6, attended A&E at St Richards...

Man awarded £105,000 compensation following the death of his wife after surgery

Whilst being investigated for a large pelvic mass, Mrs P was found to have a bleeding risk which meant that whilst undergoing surgery, she would need two units of Fresh Frozen Plasma (FFP). Surgery was successfully undertaken and there was no significant...

£59,000 compensation following breast cancer chemotherapy injury

£59,000 in compensation was recovered for a 54 year old woman, who suffered an extravasation injury to her chest area during chemotherapy treatment at a private hospital for cancer of the left breast. It was alleged that the nurse negligently...

£65,000 claim settled after delayed kidney cancer diagnosis

We obtained £65,000 in compensation for a 61 year old woman following a  delay in diagnosis of kidney cancer . Medical experts commissioned Boyes Turner’s experts commissioned an expert oncologist, histopathologist and radiologist...

Claim settled after a delay in diagnosis of Ewings sarcoma tumour of the spine

We obtained a six figure sum in compensation for a 17 year old boy following a delay in diagnosis of a Ewings sarcoma tumour of the spine. Delay in diagnosis by hospital The boy had been to see Accident and Emergency staff at the defendant...

Delay in diagnosis of lung cancer claim settlement of £32,000

We recently acted for a 48 year old woman who received £32,000 in compensation after a hospital failed to diagnose her lung cancer for almost a year. During this time the X-ray results clearly stated that lung cancer could not be...

£22,500 compensation claim - woman left scarred after chemotherapy

We recovered £22,500 in compensation for a 43 year old woman, who sustained an extravasation/burn injury on her chest due to chemotherapy drugs leaking from a port catheter site during treatment for breast cancer.  Medical error leads to...

Delayed diagnosis of lung cancer - medical negligence claim

Boyes Turner's medical negligence team acted for a woman who suffered from recurring chest infections and was first referred to a chest physician in 1998 following a chest x-ray which had identified an abnormality. The consultant she saw dismissed...

Failure to diagnose cervical cancer compensation claim settled for £265,000

Nicola was aged 30 when she was diagnosed with cervical cancer in October 2000. She had previously been investigated for abnormal smears in 1997/1998, but after that there were failings in the care provided by both her GP and her local Hospital which lead...

£165,000 settlement for delayed diagnosis of testicular cancer

Boyes Turner’s medical negligence lawyers have obtained a settlement of £165,000 for a young man whose testicular cancer was allowed to progress after the defendant hospital negligently failed to carry out thorough cancer screening including...

£250,000 compensation for additional injury from delayed diagnosis of cervical cancer

Boyes Turner’s clinical negligence lawyers secured a £250,000 compensation settlement for the bereaved family of a young woman whose cervical cancer diagnosis and treatment were negligently delayed. Following an abnormal smear result, the...

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