LUNG CANCER EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Construction Workers Allegedly Develop Mesothelioma From Asbestos Exposure LUNG CANCER Expert Case

This case involves asbestos-related workers compensation litigation. Over 20 construction workers working under the same contractor in Iowa alleged that they developed mesothelioma from exposure to asbestos-contaminated materials during long-term project …

Patient Develops Fungal Infection Following Lung Surgery LUNG CANCER Expert Case

…  cough. An x-ray showed a large mass in the right lung and the patient was referred to a thoracic surgeon. The thoracic surgeon …  immediate surgery and performed a lobectomy. The lung tissue was sent for evaluation and pathology revealed a serious fungal …

Talc Silicate Allegedly Harms Miners’ Health LUNG CANCER Expert Case

Talc Silicate Allegedly Harms Miners’ Health

…  that contained asbestos, with numerous workers contracting cancer and respiratory issues after prolonged exposure to the mine. The trial …

Pulmonary Oncology Expert Opines on Delayed Diagnosis of Lung Cancer LUNG CANCER Expert Case

…  reflected a mass in the upper portion of the left lung. The study was allegedly of poor quality and no repeat was done, no biopsy …  a bronchoscopy, which revealed the presence of metastatic cancer; he was placed on the lung transplant list, but his smoking history …

Patient Suffers Fatal Hemorrhage After Lung Biopsy LUNG CANCER Expert Case

Patient Suffers Fatal Hemorrhage After Lung Biopsy

…  revealed the presence of a mass in the lower lobe of her lung, and her pulmonologist recommended that she undergo an endobronchial …

Primary Care Physician Fails to Identify Signs of Lung Cancer LUNG CANCER Expert Case

…  had a delayed diagnosis of spindle cell carcinoma of the lung. Prior to his diagnoses, the patient had a long and detailed history of …  his primary care doctor. Eventually, a CT scan revealed lung nodules consistent with lung …

Lung Cancer Goes Untreated Despite Discovery of Malignant Cells LUNG CANCER Expert Case

…  During examination, a quantity of fluid was found in his lungs, and subsequent lab testing of that fluid revealed the presence of …  another hospital where he was quickly diagnosed with lung cancer. His condition quickly deteriorated and he died in the hospital several …