IVF EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Hospital Pharmacist Administers Fatal Saline Dosage To Child IVF Expert Case

This case involves a child with a history of low blood sugar who began feeling extremely nauseated and was taken to the hospital. The attending physician ordered the patient normal saline. Soon after starting on the saline, the child began vomiting fr …

Pediatric Endocrinologist Opines On Fatal DKA Treatment IVF Expert Case

This case involves an 8-year-old male patient with type 1 diabetes. He presented to the emergency room with excessive thirst, vomiting, and shortness of breath and was diagnosed with diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA). The hospital in question did not have  …

Doctors sued for Negligence in In Vitro Fertilization Case IVF Expert Case

Doctors sued for Negligence in In Vitro Fertilization Case

A woman with a history of two past ectopic pregnancies, where the fertilized egg implants outside the uterus, underwent in vitro fertilization treatment to help her become pregnant a third time. She was told she should start being abstinent the next day, s …

Fibroid Removal During Pregnancy Leaves Patient Unstable IVF Expert Case

Fibroid Removal During Pregnancy Leaves Patient Unstable

Following a woman’s use of in vitro fertilization and a donated embryo to induce pregnancy, she experienced a uterine rupture when her placenta detached from the womb, requiring an emergent cesarean delivery. When she reached her third trimester, she com …

Maternal Fetal Medicine Expert Discusses IVF Lawsuit IVF Expert Case

Maternal Fetal Medicine Expert Discusses IVF Lawsuit

A middle-aged woman who became pregnant through in vitro fertilization suffered severe ramifications, causing the ensuing trial to need an expert in Maternal-Fetal Medicine. Already a mother of five children, the patient had previously chosen to give birth …

Medical Staff Sued for Negligence in IVF Case IVF Expert Case

Medical Staff Sued for Negligence in IVF Case

…  the patient had become pregnant after multiple rounds of IVF, and was noted by her doctors to have a history of borderline hyperthyroid …