APPENDICITIS EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Fatal Appendicitis Could Have Been Detected Earlier: Pediatric Surgery Expert APPENDICITIS Expert Case

…  and the young age of the child, the surgeon ruled out appendicitis and considered other explanations for the patient’s condition, …  patient should have been diagnosed with and treated for appendicitis shortly after her arrival at the …

Ruptured Appendix Causes Internal Injuries, Infertility in Teenage Patient APPENDICITIS Expert Case

This case involves a 15-year-old female who went to the local emergency room in Oregon with complaints of abdominal pain. Blood work was ordered which indicated a high white blood cell count. Radiology tests were not ordered and the patient was discharged  …

Expert Evaluates Failure to Treat Suspected Appendicitis APPENDICITIS Expert Case

This case involves a female prison inmate who suffered serious injuries from a ruptured appendix while she was serving time in a county correctional facility. The Plaintiff first presented to the prison infirmary with complaints of severe, radiating pain …

Doctors Fail to Correctly Diagnose Appendicitis APPENDICITIS Expert Case

Doctors Fail to Correctly Diagnose Appendicitis

…  know that the patient would be arriving with suspected appendicitis. The patient was examined by the treating physician in the …