INCONTINENCE EXPERT WITNESSES

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Hysterectomy Causes Permanent Bladder Injury and Incontinence INCONTINENCE Expert Case

Hysterectomy Causes Permanent Bladder Injury and Incontinence

…  Nevertheless, the patient went on to develop urinary incontinence following the procedure. The patient eventually underwent a revision surgery in order to treat her incontinence, however it was not successful. As a result the patient continues …

Urogynecologist’s Vaginal Rejuvenation Surgery Worsens Sexual Problems INCONTINENCE Expert Case

This case involves a female patient who had surgery to remove a vaginal polyp five years ago. After the patient had spoken to a sex therapist about her discomfort, she was told that the issue may be medical and contacted her Ob/Gyn.  The consequent surger …

Urologist Places Catheter in Patient Causing Voiding Problems INCONTINENCE Expert Case

This case involves a forty-six-year-old male who presented to the hospital with an inability to void his bladder. Two weeks prior to his presentation, the patient had been involved in a minor car accident. In the hospital, it was determined that the patie …

Urethral Sling Procedure Worsens Woman’s Incontinence INCONTINENCE Expert Case

Urethral Sling Procedure Worsens Woman’s Incontinence

…  of fibroids. The patient also experienced many stress incontinence episodes due to an unstable pelvic floor. The physician on her …  worsening difficulties with urination and had continual incontinence …

Lumbar Puncture in Leukemia Patient Causes Fatal Hematoma INCONTINENCE Expert Case

Lumbar Puncture in Leukemia Patient Causes Fatal Hematoma

This case involves a nine-year-old female patient with a medical history significant for leukemia and was undergoing chemotherapy with methotrexate. The patient underwent a lumbar puncture that was met with several complications including a subdural hemat …

Discectomy Gone Wrong Causes Spinal Stenosis, Cauda Equina, and Foot Drop INCONTINENCE Expert Case

This case involves a 48-year-old male who underwent a micro-discectomy at L3-L4. Immediately following the procedure, the patient experienced numbness in his legs along with the inability to void his bladder. An MRI was performed the day after surgery and  …

Lumbar Laminectomy Causes Foot Drop and Chronic Pain Disorder INCONTINENCE Expert Case

This case involves a 44-year-old male with a past medical history of bi-polar disorder, type II diabetes, sciatica, chronic back pain, insomnia, and obesity. He was on a myriad of medications, including Onglyza. Major surgical history includes a plate plac …

Laminectomy Causes Cauda Equina Syndrome INCONTINENCE Expert Case

Laminectomy Causes Cauda Equina Syndrome

…  results as the patient now experiences bowel and bladder incontinence, sensory and motor deficits in both lower extremities, as well as …