ABORTION EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Patient Suffers Uterine Infection After Childbirth ABORTION Expert Case

Patient Suffers Uterine Infection After Childbirth

In this case, a female patient suffered serious complications after giving birth to her first child. The patient, a 35 year old woman with no significant medical history, had recently given birth to a baby boy after a delivery complicated by an intra-amnio …

Woman’s Family Allege Lab’s Failure to Diagnose Cervical Cancer was Fatal ABORTION Expert Case

In 2001, decedent’s Pap smear results indicated a low-grade squamous intraepithelial lesion. Her obstetrician ordered a colposcopy and an endocervical curettage, which were both normal. A few months later, another Pap smear reported as atypical squamous  …

Delayed diagnosis of molar pregnancy results in aggressive chemotherapy ABORTION Expert Case

This case involves a thirty-five year-old female patient with a past medical history of three prior first trimester miscarriages and in-vitro fertilization treatment. The patient began experiencing classic symptoms of early pregnancy including amenorrhea, …

Missed Diagnosis of Incomplete Abortion ABORTION Expert Case

Missed Diagnosis of Incomplete Abortion

…  and wished to terminate the pregnancy and induce an abortion immediately after hearing the results of a serum pregnancy test. The patient took the prescribed medical abortion pills and presented for a two-week follow up with significant …

OB/GYN Expert Witness Discusses Retained Products of Conception ABORTION Expert Case

OB/GYN Expert Witness Discusses Retained Products of Conception

This case involves a twenty-nine-year-old female who had retained products of conception (RPOC) following her delivery.  The delivery was complicated by chorioamnionitis.  The treating physician failed to recognize the RPOC for two weeks, resulting in  …

Robotic-Assisted Hysterectomy Results in Postoperative Infection ABORTION Expert Case

This case involves a fifty-eight-year-old female patient who presented to her OBGYN complaining of post-menopausal bleeding. The patient underwent a failed dilation and curettage by a previous physician who told her that she had a thickened endometrial str …

Young Woman Nearly Dies After Undergoing Elective Abortion ABORTION Expert Case

…  who presented to a local hospital for an induced elective abortion. At the time of the procedure, the patient was approximately fifteen …  D&C was performed due to a suspected incomplete abortion. The patient continued to bleed at which point the procedure was …

Patient Sustains Lower Back Injury During Gynecological Surgery ABORTION Expert Case

This case involves a thirty-seven-year-old female patient who presented to the emergency room complaining of chronic back pain in the lower lumbar region. She suffered the injury after undergoing a dilation and curettage procedure. The patient stated that  …

Missed Ectopic Pregnancy Leads to Hysterectomy ABORTION Expert Case

Missed Ectopic Pregnancy Leads to Hysterectomy

…  three visits with her doctors who recommended a medical abortion. The patient took the prescribed pills and came back for a two-week …

Delayed Diagnosis of Ectopic Pregnancy Leads to Total Salpingectomy ABORTION Expert Case

…  regarding the differential diagnoses of spontaneous abortion or possible ectopic pregnancy. An ultrasound that was conducted at six …  A vaginal ultrasound performed documented a spontaneous abortion with no evidence of pregnancy and an anteverted uterus measuring 7.0 x …