Award-Winning Cerebral Palsy Lawyers Helping Children Affected by Sepsis, Septic Shock, Hypoxic Ischemic Encephalopathy (HIE) & Meningitis | Serving Michigan, Ohio, Washington, D.C. & All 50 States Septic shock is a very serious condition that can develop shortly after birth and severely threaten the life of a newborn baby. Septic shock can cause a number of…
GBS & other maternal infections can cause cerebral palsy in a newborn. If left untreated, infections can travel to the baby at birth and cause the baby to have sepsis, meningitis and cerebral palsy.
Physicians fail to diagnose chorioamnionitis in a woman and fail to timely deliver her baby; as a result, the baby has seizures at birth and is later diagnosed with HIE.