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Cerebral Palsy

Topeka Cerebral Palsy Lawyers

Compassionate Birth Injury Attorneys Serving Kansas

Learning that your baby has been injured during the labor and delivery process can be devastating. If you believe a medical professional may have made an error or be at fault for the injury, we are here to help pursue legal options to seek compensation.

Please call one of our caring Topeka birth injury lawyers from Ralston, Pope & Diehl, LLC at (785) 200-9465 to schedule a free & confidential consultation to discuss your options.

The Symptoms & Causes of Cerebral Palsy

Cerebral palsy is a serious condition which results in neurological abnormalities and is caused by lack of sufficient oxygen to the brain, which can happen in-utero, during delivery, and immediately following the birth. It can be hard to know who is at fault when a child suffers a birth injury and there are often many people involved in your child's delivery and many potential factors to blame for negligence which leads to cerebral palsy. Issues stemming from improper care during a premature birth, head trauma, an infection from improper sterilization or clean up, or a lack of oxygen or nutrients can all lead to this debilitating condition.

A few examples of the complications cerebral palsy may cause include:

  • Difficulty talking, eating, walking, or hearing
  • Seizures
  • Learning disabilities
  • Muscle tightness
  • Speech or sight impairments
  • Bowel/bladder control issues
  • Respiratory issues
  • Hypoxic episodes

Contact Our Topeka Medical Malpractice Lawyers

Children who are affected by cerebral palsy will most often require constant medical attention and care. This can be expensive, which is why working with a Topeka medical malpractice lawyer who can fight for compensation is essential. Medical professionals who behave negligently should be held accountable and you need a strong legal team on your side to advocate for you and your child.

Please contact our firm today to speak with a Topeka cerebral palsy attorney who is committed to protecting your family. We can be reached at (785) 200-9465.

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