A birth injury, also referred to as birth trauma, occurs when a baby endures a physical injury as the result of being born.
Birth injuries can occur for a number of reasons, but when it happens due to a medical error, it’s considered medical malpractice.
Keep reading to learn about the most common birth injuries in the U.S.
While there are a vast number of ways that a baby can be harmed during the birthing process, certain birth injuries appear more often than others. The following are some of the most common birth injuries:
It’s always tragic when a baby endures an injury as a result of simply coming into this world. Those who are responsible for birth injuries need to be held accountable so that others aren’t harmed in the future.
According to Stanford Medicine: Children’s Health, there are several reasons for a birth injury to occur, but the following are some of the most prevalent causes:
If you or your baby were injured as a result of childbirth, you may be entitled to compensation. Our attorneys here at Goodman Acker P.C. are highly skilled in the area of personal injury law and have helped many other people just like you achieve justice. Let us see if we can help you, too. Don’t hesitate to contact our office with your case right away.
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