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Traumatic Vaginal Delivery: New York City Birth Injury Laywers

Vaginal deliveries of newborn babies is the oldest and most common method of childbirth in the United States. But vaginal deliveries can be traumatic for the mother and the child if the procedures of vaginal delivery are not strictly followed.

What is Traumatic Vaginal Delivery?

A Traumatic Vaginal Delivery transpires when a child that is being born through vaginal delivery is injured.

If you think that your child was injured during a traumatic vaginal delivery, contact our experienced New York City Birth Injury Lawyers at Kleinick Law today!

How often do Traumatic Vaginal Deliveries occur?

The U. S. National Center for Health Statistics estimates that in 2002 over 2,900,000 babies were delivered vaginally. Nearly nine percent of babies experienced a traumatic vaginal delivery (birth trauma).

Keith Kleinick can give you information about structured settlements if you are currently receiving compensation payments for your birth injury case.

What injuries are related to Traumatic Vaginal Delivery?

There are numerous injuries a baby may suffer due to Traumatic Vaginal Delivery. Some examples include:

  • Forceps Bruising and Marks - bruised tissue on a baby as a result of inappropriate utilization of forceps
  • Fractured Bones - a baby may experience fractured bones due to traumatic vaginal extraction
  • Subconjunctival Hemorrhage - reddened and irritated eyes
  • Caput Succedaneum - severe swelling of a baby's scalp
  • Facial Paralysis - the nerves in a baby's face may be injured through delivery

birth injury due to a traumatic vaginal delivery:

There are many other injuries that a baby may suffer through a traumatic vaginal delivery, such as:

  • Shoulder Dystocia
  • Post Partum Hemorrhage
  • Premature Rupture of Membranes
  • Breech Delivery
  • Placental Abruption
  • Abnormal Presentation
  • Placenta Previa
  • Prolapsed Umbilical Cord
  • Group B Streptococcus
  • Cord Around the Neck
  • Chorioamnionitis
  • Retained Placenta
  • Post Partum Fever

Here at Kleinick Law, our New York City Birth Injury Lawyers use their years of experience in handling birth trauma cases to investigate every possible factor that would cause a birth defect due to traumatic vaginal delivery and to ensure that you and your child will receive full compensation for your child’s injuries.

If you think that your child was injured during a traumatic vaginal delivery, contact our experienced New York City Birth Injury Lawyers at Kleinick Law and fill out a free case evaluation form today. Your initial consultation is FREE! "If we don't win, you don't pay!"


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