CANCER EXPERT WITNESSES

CANCER EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Internal Medicine Expert Discusses Delayed Pancreatic Cancer Diagnosis CANCER Expert Case

…  60 year old female patient who had a history of pancreatic cancer that had gone into remission some time before the incident in question. …  stomach pain. Despite her previous history of pancreatic cancer, she was treated conservatively with prescription nausea and pain …

Orthopedic Oncology Expert Opines on Delayed Diagnosis Leading to Amputation CANCER Expert Case

This case involves a middle aged female who presented to her primary care doctor with pain in her right elbow. Her doctor provided her a referral to a cardiologist, who discovered that the pain was related to peripheral vascular disease that was limited  …

Hematology Experts Opine on Delayed Diagnosis of Metastatic Blood Cancer CANCER Expert Case

…  care of a hematologist for a diagnosis of a slow growing cancer of the bone marrow. Over the course of two years, he developed …  but was later found to have metastatic disease. His cancer was identified as advanced (stage 4) and was too advanced for tumor …

Delayed Diagnosis of Pancreatic Cancer Linked to Inadequate Imaging Studies CANCER Expert Case

…  male patient who was diagnosed with a slow-growing form of cancer in the ducts near his pancreas. The patient was subsequently treated …  of the removed lesion were found to be negative for cancerous cells, and doctors believed that the cancer was not invasive to the …

Orthopedist Fails to Identify Advanced Stage Cancer in Patient CANCER Expert Case

…  an older male patient with a medical history of prostate cancer, who injured his back while at work and began treatment with an …  and ultimately produced a diagnosis of stage 4 metastatic cancer. By the time of the diagnosis, the tumors had become too advanced for a …