Birth-related Injuries to Mothers: For what type of birth injuries can mothers recover damages?
Chicago, IL medical malpractice attorney Jeffrey M. Goldberg discusses the types of birth injuries Mothers can recover damages for in birth injury cases.
Unfortunately, a lot of times mothers have a hysterectomy that was not otherwise necessary. They can have rectovaginal fistula holes between the anus and the vagina they are very, very painful and disruptive of life. There are a lot of different permanent injuries that women suffer because a uterus ruptured, because a C-section was done inappropriately or because surgery was done inappropriately.