MALIGNANT MELANOMA EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-087425
This well-published and highly distinguished expert earned her BS and MS in Biology from Peking University in China. She then went on to complete her PhD in Genetics from Iowa State University. She pursued two Postdoctoral Fellowships in Biological Chemistry and Medicine from UC Irvine. This expert is active in her field as a member of several professional organizations, including the American Association of Cancer Research, the Society for Melanoma Research, the ...

MALIGNANT MELANOMA EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Dermatologist Fails To Conduct Biopsy For Patient With Melanoma Symptoms MALIGNANT MELANOMA Expert Case

…  biopsied and the patient was diagnosed with advanced stage melanoma. A dermatologist with expertise in skin cancer was sought to opine on …  in the diagnosis of this length might have on a patient’s melanoma …

Fatal Error in Skin Cancer Diagnosis Linked to Physician Oversight MALIGNANT MELANOMA Expert Case

…  a middle-aged female patient who was diagnosed with malignant melanoma. The patient first presented to a local dermatologist to have a …  at the lab, which determined that the mole was in fact a malignant melanoma. The patient was then referred to another physician, who …

Dermatology Experts Evaluate Repeated Failure to Diagnose Melanoma MALIGNANT MELANOMA Expert Case

…  female patient in Montana who was diagnosed with advanced melanoma. The patient had a known family history of melanoma, and her mother …  same day. The biopsy results revealed the lesion to be a malignant melanoma. The patient then underwent a biopsy that revealed a …

Malignant Tissue Missed During Mohs Micro-Surgery MALIGNANT MELANOMA Expert Case

Malignant Tissue Missed During Mohs Micro-Surgery

This case involves a female patient who presented to a dermatology facility because of two suspicious spots that appeared on her face. One of the lesions was determined to be cancerous, and the dermatologist performed a Mohs microsurgery on one of the dark …