CANCER DIAGNOSIS EXPERT WITNESSES

CANCER DIAGNOSIS EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Missed Breast Cancer Diagnosis Prevents Effective Early Treatment CANCER DIAGNOSIS Expert Case

…  a woman in her thirties with a family history of breast cancer who was referred to a regional cancer center by her primary care …  read as normal. As a result, she was cleared of a cancer diagnosis and was released without follow up. Some months later, the woman was …

Leading Oncologist Opines on Standard of Care in Chemotherapy Administration CANCER DIAGNOSIS Expert Case

…  an elderly male patient in Florida with a history of cancer, as well as a chronic respiratory condition, who reported to the …  was high, which was attributed to his previous cancer diagnosis. He had stated in the past, and reiterated on this visit, that he did …

Fatal Error in Skin Cancer Diagnosis Linked to Physician Oversight CANCER DIAGNOSIS Expert Case

…  indicated that the sample had clear margins and that the cancer had been successfully removed. A few months later, the patient again …  new dermatologist was not aware of the patient’s previous diagnosis and did not see the results of previous testing, and did not gather …

Oncology Expert Witness Comments on Delayed Diagnosis of Breast Cancer CANCER DIAGNOSIS Expert Case

…  involves a young woman with a family history of breast cancer who was referred to a medical center for evaluation of a lump in her …  which were read as normal, and she was told that she was cancer free. After the examination, she was released without follow up. Some …

Doctors Fail to Diagnose Acute Leukemia CANCER DIAGNOSIS Expert Case

Doctors Fail to Diagnose Acute Leukemia

This case takes place in New York and involves a female patient with a past medical history of hypertension, high cholesterol, and obesity. The Plaintiff initially presented to the hospital complaining of diarrhea and vomiting along with a chronic cough. S …

Otolaryngology Expert Opines on Lack of Appropriate Imaging CANCER DIAGNOSIS Expert Case

Otolaryngology Expert Opines on Lack of Appropriate Imaging

…  who was diagnosed by his otolaryngologist with thyroid cancer. As a result of these findings, the physician performed a thyroidectomy …  did he perform an ultrasound in order to ensure that the cancer had not metastasized to surrounding tissues. A few months after …