CANCER EXPERT WITNESSES

CANCER EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Pulmonary Oncology Expert Opines on Delayed Diagnosis of Lung Cancer CANCER Expert Case

This case involves a patient with a history of smoking who had a chest x-ray that allegedly reflected a mass in the upper portion of the left lung. The study was allegedly of poor quality and no repeat was done, no biopsy was recommended, and no follow-up …

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 the only potential treatment …

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  …