Ischemic Stroke Injury Lawyers in Missouri

St. Louis Ischemic Stroke Injury Lawyers fight for the rights of injury victims in Missouri and Illinois

Ischemic Stroke Injury Lawyers in Missouri

Ischemic Stroke Injury Lawyer in Missouri. There are two types of stroke: ischemic and hemorrhagic. Ischemic strokes are more common than hemorrhagic strokes, but both can result in severe complications, such as dead brain cells, loss of mobility, and memory loss. If you suffered ischemic stroke injuries in an accident, the Missouri Ischemic Stroke Injury Lawyers at the Dixon Injury Firm are available 24/7 to discuss your case. Christopher Dixon has fought for the rights of countless victims in Missouri and Illinois, and recently, recovered a $2,000,000 settlement for a man that was hit by a school bus and suffered catastrophic injuries. For more on how our Missouri Ischemic Stroke Injury Lawyers can help with your case, call (314) 409-7060 or 855-40-2724 (toll-free) to discuss your case with our experienced Ischemic Stroke Injury Lawyers in Missouri now.

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Missouri Ischemic Stroke Injury Lawyers

Ischemic strokes are more common than hemorrhagic strokes, accounting for 87% of all strokes. Ischemic strokes are caused by blocked or clogged blood vessels that limit the flow of blood to the brain, rather than a burst blood vessel (hemorrhagic strokes). If someone suffers an ischemic stroke, they’ll experience brain cell damage. The impact that an ischemic stroke can have varies depending on several factors, including the size of the stroke, how long the patient went untreated, and other variable factors. If you or someone you love suffered an ischemic stroke in an accident, and consequently, brain damage, you need to hire a Missouri Ischemic Stroke Lawyer.

Often, ischemic strokes cause steep medical expenses, pain and suffering, lost wages, and other damages that can be challenging in the wake of an accident. Christopher Dixon and the St. Louis Ischemic Stroke Injury Lawyers at the Dixon Injury Firm can aggressively fight for your case and ensure that you receive compensation for your harm and losses. For a free case review and to learn more about why the Dixon Injury Firm is the leading choice of Missouri residents for ischemic stroke injury claims, call (314) 409-7060 or 855-40-2724 (toll-free) now.

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Chris has recovered over $50 million for his injured clients, and can assist you with your injury claims. To get started on your personal injury case, contact our St. Louis injury attorneys today!

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Symptoms of an Ischemic Stroke | Missouri Ischemic Stroke Injury Lawyers

During an ischemic stroke, brain cells and tissues begin to die within minutes from lack of oxygen to the brain. If the brain isn’t getting enough oxygen and nutrients, this can cause harm to basic bodily functions, such as coordination and speech. Other symptoms of an ischemic stroke include the following:

  • Numbness or weakness of the face, arm, or legs that typically occurs on one side of the body
  • Confusion, slurred speech, trouble speaking, or comprehending what others are saying
  • Loss of vision, or blurred vision, in one or both eyes
  • Struggling to walk, keep balance, unexpected dizziness, or other losses of coordination
  • An unexpected and severe headache, often on one side, with no known cause

If you experienced any of the above symptoms or other severe pain after an accident, it’s essential to get examined by a medical professional immediately. A doctor can determine what caused your stroke, provide an outlook for injuries, and with a Missouri Ischemic Stroke Injury Lawyer, determine if you can bring a claim.

Ischemic Stroke Claims in Missouri

A traumatic brain injury, such as an ischemic stroke, can cause severe harm and losses. In most states, if another person is responsible for a victim’s injuries, the victim has the right to pursue an injury lawsuit to recover damages. Typically, with a valid claim and substantial evidence, such as a medical report and police report, victims of ischemic stroke injuries in Missouri can recover compensation for the following damages:

  • Medical expenses – medical bills, rehabilitation fees, present and future medication costs
  • Pain and suffering – suffering a stroke can be traumatic. In Missouri, victims of a preventable ischemic stroke can receive compensation for mental, emotional, or physical anguish associated with their injuries
  • Loss of income – if a victim has to miss work due to their injuries, or their injuries prevent them from working in the future, the negligent party involved could be liable to compensate them for lost wages
  • Failure to diagnose – if a doctor fails to diagnose an ischemic stroke victim’s injuries after an accident, the doctor and the hospital that they are employed with could be sued for damages
  • Property damage – if the victim’s stroke was caused in a car or truck accident, they could receive compensation for damage done to their vehicle or personal property inside of their vehicle at the time of the accident

The recoverable settlement for an ischemic stroke injury varies significantly but with an aggressive Ischemic Stroke Injury Lawyer in Missouri on your side, the odds of recovering the maximum amount of compensation for your claim increase significantly.

Talk to an Ischemic Stroke Injury Lawyer in Missouri Now

There isn’t a cure for ischemic strokes, but there are medications and procedures that can prevent future strokes from occurring or reduce the impact of existing injuries. However, these options for treating and preventing stroke injuries aren’t always affordable. Hiring a Missouri Stroke Injury Lawyer to represent your case ensures that adequate compensation is recovered for your ischemic stroke injuries and provides support during the process.

Christopher Dixon and the Missouri Ischemic Stroke Injury Lawyers at the Dixon Injury Firm strive to provide the best ischemic stroke injury claim representation in Missouri. Our passion for winning and commitment to professionalism is what makes the Dixon Injury Firm the leading choice of Missouri residents for their ischemic injury claims.

Recognized as a “Top 100 Trial Lawyer” by the National Trial Lawyers Association, Chris Dixon can push back against the other party’s insurer to demand the results you deserve, and more importantly, expect, for your ischemic stroke injury claim. For more information on how Chris Dixon and the Missouri Ischemic Stroke Injury Lawyers at the Dixon Injury Lawyer can fight (and win) the highest settlement for your claim, call (314) 409-7060, 855-40-2724 (toll-free), or contact the Dixon Injury Firm today for a free case review and consultation.

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  • $150,000 Settlement
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  • $100,000 Settlement
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    Our client was hit while walking next to a garage when the owner of the garage’s son squealed the tires of his SUV while in reverse and accelerated backwards into our client. Our client sustained ...

  • $100,000 Settlement
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    Our client, a passenger in the rear of her friends vehicle, was significantly injured when her friend negligently pulled the vehicle into oncoming traffic. The T-Bone collision resulted in broken bones and a significant period ...

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  • $65,000 Settlement
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  • $50,000 Settlement
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    Our client was riding in the front passenger seat of the vehicle. Driver of his vehicle failed to yield to oncoming traffic causing laceration to passenger’s forehead from impact. The scarring, while small, is now ...

  • $50,000 Settlement
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    Our client was traveling to work when an automobile driver who failed to yield to her position suddenly struck her. She sustained back and neck injuries that forced her to miss a substantial amount of ...

  • $45,000 Settlement
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  • $30,000.00 Settlement
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    Missouri Auto Accident

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