C-SECTION EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Surgeon Perforates Patient’s Bowel During C-Section C-SECTION Expert Case

Surgeon Perforates Patient’s Bowel During C-Section

…  of a uterine myomectomy who was admitted for an elective C-section when her baby was found to be in the breech position. The patient underwent a difficult primary low segment C-section, during which the surgeon noted the uterus was scarred and sclerosed. …

Infant Dies After Obstructed Labor And Delivery Complications C-SECTION Expert Case

This case involves a 34-year-old overweight female with gestational diabetes. The patient was screened 10 weeks prior to delivery and it was discovered she had gestational diabetes. She was referred to a nutritionist and given a printout of a diet. The pat …

Child Suffers Permanent Brain Damage During Botched C-Section C-SECTION Expert Case

…  damage due to complications suffered during a botched c-section. On the date of the incident in question the child’s mother was …  and she was informed by that she needed an emergency C-section due to fetal distress. The baby was immediately taken for supportive …

Botched C-Section Leads to Hysterectomy C-SECTION Expert Case

Botched C-Section Leads to Hysterectomy

…  the birth of her second child, who was delivered by c-section. She was previously using an IUD as a form of contraceptive, but …  multiple complications arose during labor which made a c-section necessary. Due to the irregular positioning of the patient’s uterus, …

Delayed C-Section Leads to Infant Fatality C-SECTION Expert Case

Delayed C-Section Leads to Infant Fatality

…  were still showing subtle decelerations. Plans for a C-section were discussed with the patient but did not take place for several hours. The baby was delivered via C-section with APGAR scores being one, four, and six. The initial pediatric …

OB/GYN Expert Witness Opines on Delivery Resulting in Bladder Necrosis C-SECTION Expert Case

…  have a Caesarean section. The woman was against having a C-section because that was not part of her birth plan. The OB/GYN told her that she must have a C-section and she would be making a terrible decision by not doing so. The …

Nursing Expert Witness Addresses Dosage Error of Heparin C-SECTION Expert Case

Nursing Expert Witness Addresses Dosage Error of Heparin

…  morbidly obese. Her second child was delivered by C-section and her OB/GYN suggested that she have one for her third delivery. The woman was concerned because after her previous C-section, she developed deep vein thromboses requiring anticoagulation. The …  out a successful vaginal delivery after having a previous C-section. She agreed to have a C-section. Her C-section was successful and she …

Gynecologist Causes Severe Infection After C-Section C-SECTION Expert Case

Gynecologist Causes Severe Infection After C-Section

This case involves a thirty-two-year-old female who developed septic pelvic thrombophlebitis shortly after being induced for labor at a local hospital. The woman was thirty eight weeks gestation at the time of induction. During the days leading up to her i …