COLONOSCOPY EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Patient With Persistent Bowel Irregularity Progresses To Advanced Colon Cancer COLONOSCOPY Expert Case

…  symptoms of irritable bowel syndrome. The patient had a colonoscopy which revealed a polyp in his colon but pathology never …  suffering extreme bouts of constipation and had another colonoscopy. He was found to have stage III colon cancer with metastasis to his …

Family Medicine Experts Opine on Delayed Diagnosis of Colon Cancer COLONOSCOPY Expert Case

…  that the benefits of the test were never discussed, and a colonoscopy was not offered as a next step in her treatment. The patient …  progressively worse. Eventually, the patient underwent a colonoscopy that discovered a cancerous growth. It was claimed that the cancer …

Doctors Fail to Remove Suspicious Polyps COLONOSCOPY Expert Case

Doctors Fail to Remove Suspicious Polyps

…  was still a suspicion of cancer. Following a subsequent colonoscopy in which it was noted that some of the polyps had moved and grown, …  plaintiff saw another gastroenterologist who performed a colonoscopy. The gastroenterologist noticed several polyps during the …

Doctors Fail to Biopsy Colon Polyp COLONOSCOPY Expert Case

Doctors Fail to Biopsy Colon Polyp

…  in New York and involves a female patient who underwent a colonoscopy with a colorectal surgeon. The surgeon thought there might have …  presented to a physician with blood in her stool and a colonoscopy was recommended. A mass was identified and a gastrointestinal …

Patient Suffers Multiple Injuries from Botched Colonoscopy COLONOSCOPY Expert Case

…  and involves a female patient who underwent a routine colonoscopy performed by the defending surgeon. No negative findings were …  prior to the patient’s discharge. Several hours after her colonoscopy, the patient began experiencing increasing abdominal pain. She was …

Failure To Diagnose Colon Cancer In High Risk Patient COLONOSCOPY Expert Case

Failure To Diagnose Colon Cancer In High Risk Patient

…  PCP sent her to a colorectal surgeon, who had performed a colonoscopy on the patient 5 years prior to her cancer diagnosis, for a repeat colonoscopy. During this most recent visit, the colorectal surgeon performed an …