Birth Defects May Give Rise to a Claim of Action

Most expectant couples are overjoyed with happiness and are hoping for a healthy baby. Unfortunately, for some couples, their child is born with a birth defect that could have been detected through adequate pre-natal testing.  Common early detection tests can look for the following birth defects:

  • Down syndrome;
  • Chromosomal abnormalities;
  • Sickle cell anemia;
  • Abdominal wall defects;
  • Spina bifida;
  • HIV;
  • Tay-Sachs disease; and
  • Cystic fibrosis, among others.

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