MASTECTOMY EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Oncology Expert Witness Comments on Delayed Diagnosis of Breast Cancer MASTECTOMY Expert Case

This case involves a young woman with a family history of breast cancer who was referred to a medical center for evaluation of a lump in her right breast. At the facility, she underwent a mammogram and ultrasound, both of which were read as normal, and s …

Failure To Diagnose Colon Cancer In High Risk Patient MASTECTOMY Expert Case

Failure To Diagnose Colon Cancer In High Risk Patient

This case takes place in South Dakota and involves a 65-year-old female (adopted / family history unknown) who had breast cancer (triple negative, mastectomies and chemo). Three years after being diagnosed with breast cancer, she had mucus and blood in her …

Oncologist Allegedly Fails to Diagnose Breast Cancer MASTECTOMY Expert Case

Oncologist Allegedly Fails to Diagnose Breast Cancer

This case takes place in Vermont and involves a female patient in her forties who presented to an imaging clinic for a routine mammogram. The report described a 0.5cm enlarged axillary lymph node. The mammogram was deemed unremarkable and the patient was t …

Surgeon Fails to Remove Malignant Tissue in Patient With Breast Cancer MASTECTOMY Expert Case

…  in the left breast. The patient underwent a bilateral mastectomy with the axilla being left intact. The patient underwent a …  breast tissue should have been resected during the double mastectomy. The patient underwent an additional surgery with the axilla being …