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Cryoablation Procedure Leads to Perforated Bowel CANCER Expert Case

Cryoablation Procedure Leads to Perforated Bowel

This case involves a 53-year old man with a history of smoking, who underwent cryoablation for renal cell carcinoma. The procedure had no reported issues and the patient was discharged home the following day. However, he presented to the emergency departme …

Cancer Patient Dies Following Cryoablation Treatment CANCER Expert Case

Cancer Patient Dies Following Cryoablation Treatment

This case involves a 83-year-old woman, with a medical history of hypertension and heart disease, who died after kidney surgery. She underwent cryoablation for treatment of renal cell carcinoma after being diagnosed 4 months prior. After the treatment, the …

Dermatology Experts Discuss Inadequate Testing of Skin Lesion CANCER Expert Case

…  for several years in order to monitor a number of pre-cancerous moles on his back. During this time, the patient developed a new mole …  primary care provider. This doctor diagnosed the lesion as cancerous, and subsequent testing revealed a number …

Arboretum Named in Toxic Pesticides Lawsuit CANCER Expert Case

Arboretum Named in Toxic Pesticides Lawsuit

…  an upper respiratory infection; he passed away from brain cancer shortly thereafter. A medical perspective on the role pesticide exposure may have played in the cancer’s onset and groundskeeper’s subsequent death was solicited. …

Internal Medicine Expert Discusses Delayed Pancreatic Cancer Diagnosis CANCER Expert Case

…  female patient in Illinois 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 …