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If you want to bring an action then it is important that you consult with an attorney versed in medical malpractice as soon as possible. The fact that this appears to have been going on for some time is only working against you. Get your records and make an appointment with an attorney right away.
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You need to talk with a malpractice attorney in your area as soon as possible.
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You must meet with a medical malpractice attorney immediately as there is a statute if limitations.
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There is no way to tell if you have a potential claim from the facts you present. The connection between "serious symptoms" and traumas "for years" and stroke seems tenuous at best. If you feel strongly that you were the victim of negligence you need to consult with an attorney from your area who handles medical negligence cases. If that lawyer is interested in investigating your claim, he/she will gather your records and have them reviewed by a medical expert to determine if the standard of care was breached in your treatment and if any such breach was a substantial contributing factor to your condition.
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You can have a Newark malpractice lawyer investigate. Avvo has a terrific "find a lawyer" tool to find a top-rated Avvo lawyer close to your home with a low contingency fee. Good luck.
Only one thing to do. Speak with a local medical malpractice attorney to investigate your claim.
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I cannot begin to imagine your frustration and anger at what you have experienced. I am very sorry. You should immediately contact a medical malpractice lawyer for a free consultation. Find someone who has substantial experience and resources in terms of handling these kinds of cases. S/he will speak with you and help you determine whether you have a potential case.
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