CHOLECYSTECTOMY EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Surgeon Perforates Patient’s Small Intestine Causing Septic Shock CHOLECYSTECTOMY Expert Case

This case involves a 35-year-old male with a past medical history of fibromyalgia who had his gallbladder laparoscopically removed. The patient was discharged the same day but presented to the emergency room two days later in septic shock. Surgery was  …

General Surgery Experts Discuss Surgical Wound Infection CHOLECYSTECTOMY Expert Case

This case involves a middle-aged male patient in Wyoming who was morbidly obese patient who suffered from an infected surgical incision following surgery. The patient presented to a general surgeon for what was initially supposed to be a routine gallbladde …

Patient Suffers Fatal Complications From Endosopic Imaging Study CHOLECYSTECTOMY Expert Case

This case involves a male patient who presented to the ER with acute abdominal pain. He was diagnosed with gallstones, however it was noted that there was no evidence of obstruction. The decision was made to take the patient for an ERCP, a medical imaging  …

Child Dies From Undiagnosed Infection CHOLECYSTECTOMY Expert Case

Child Dies From Undiagnosed Infection

This case takes place in North Carolina and involves an infant born via vaginal delivery with no complications. Some time shortly after the child’s birth, his parents brought him in for a checkup. It was during this checkup that the doctors noted a fever i …