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Gastroenterology Expert Evaluates Untreated Duodenal Perforation MEDICAL MALPRACTICE Expert Case

This case involves a man who retained a stone in his bile duct following a surgery on his gallbladder. An endoscopic visualization procedure known as an ERCP was performed, after which physicians noted that there may have been a perforation in the patient’ …

Woman Suffers Undiagnosed Stroke After Childbirth MEDICAL MALPRACTICE Expert Case

Woman Suffers Undiagnosed Stroke After Childbirth

…  point the patient was transported emergently to a major medical center. On arrival, additional imaging studies revealed a slight …

School Fails to Prevent Student Suicide Despite Repeated Warnings MEDICAL MALPRACTICE Expert Case

This case involves the suicide of a public high school student who had a known history of self-harm, primarily cutting. At some point, the girl’s mother approached the administration of her high school with concerns about her daughter’s well-being, at whic …

Negligent Administration of Ophthalmic Anesthesia Causes Permanent Loss of Vision MEDICAL MALPRACTICE Expert Case

This case involves an elderly woman who suffered serious complications following a routine cataract surgery. The procedure, which entailed the placement of an intraocular lens implant, was performed on an outpatient basis. After the operation, the patien …

Sports Medicine Physician Opines on Inappropriate Removal of Joint Cartilage MEDICAL MALPRACTICE Expert Case

This case involves a young female patient who began to complain of persistent pain in her left hip some time after giving birth to her second child. After the pain began to get progressively worse, an MRI was ordered. The MRI revealed a tear in the patient …