INFECTIOUS DISEASE AND COMMUNICABLE DISEASE EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

C-Difficile Infection Post Colonoscopy Procedure INFECTIOUS DISEASE AND COMMUNICABLE DISEASE Expert Case

C-Difficile Infection Post Colonoscopy Procedure

…  case involves a patient who underwent a colonoscopy and the patient was sent for a follow-up elective surgery to remove several …  The patient was taken in for an exploratory procedure and it was determined that a C-difficile infection was responsible. The patient …

Esophageal Achalasia Leads to Perforation and Serious Infection INFECTIOUS DISEASE AND COMMUNICABLE DISEASE Expert Case

…  a condition in which the lower esophageal sphincter spasms and fails to relax. It results in difficulty swallowing. She went to a …  The patient preferred the least invasive procedure and chose dilatation which was performed unsuccessfully three times by the …  and suffered a prolonged hospitalization with serious infectious complications associated with the …