HORMONE THERAPY EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Patient Develops Blood Clotting Disorder From Testosterone Use HORMONE THERAPY Expert Case

This case involves a 60-year-old male that was prescribed testosterone for 6 months. He was found to have a pulmonary embolism and deep vein thrombosis at the end of the 6 months. Testing was done which showed he had developed Factor V Leiden blood-clo …

Doctors Fail to Diagnose Thyroid Cancer HORMONE THERAPY Expert Case

Doctors Fail to Diagnose Thyroid Cancer

…  where she tested for elevated levels of a particular hormone. Some time later, the specialist wrote a clinical note to the …  had her complete some lab tests as part of the pituitary hormone workup and those lab tests were all normal. Despite the elevated hormone levels, neither physician ordered more tests. The patient experienced a …

Cardiology Expert Witness Opines on Side Effects of Amiodarone HORMONE THERAPY Expert Case

…  developed pulmonary fibrosis secondary to amiodarone therapy. Additional laboratory work also revealed that her thyroid hormone levels were low and her liver enzymes were elevated. It was recommended …

Testosterone Gel Causes Prostate Cancer to Grow HORMONE THERAPY Expert Case

Testosterone Gel Causes Prostate Cancer to Grow

…  libido. The PCP prescribed a “trt” testosterone gel therapy (Androgen) and instructed the patient to start using the medication …  PSA studies. Several months after the patient started the hormone treatment, PSA studies were done, and, on three separate …