NERVE INJURY EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Patient Suffers Permanent Nerve Damage After Getting Blood Drawn NERVE INJURY Expert Case

…  draw. The nurse who was drawing the patient’s blood hit a nerve as he attempted to draw blood. The patient suffered from permanent nerve damage as a result of the nurse’s negligence. An expert in phlebotomy was …

CT Contrast Injection Leak Causes Patient Compartment Syndrome NERVE INJURY Expert Case

This case involves a 28-year-old male patient who underwent an IV infiltration at a radiology clinic prior to having imaging. In the process of having a CT scan with contrast, the contrast extravasated into the patient’s left hand. The patient noted severe …

Patient With Infection Develops Severe Muscle Atrophy NERVE INJURY Expert Case

Patient With Infection Develops Severe Muscle Atrophy

This case involves an otherwise healthy female who initially presented to her pediatrician with a mass in her neck. Given the mass’s persistence over an extended period of time, the patient was referred for an biopsy of the affected lymph node. The biopsy  …

Patient Suffers Permanent Nerve Damage From Spinal Surgery NERVE INJURY Expert Case

…  been misplaced and were puncturing the patient’s lumbar nerves. The patient had to undergo a subsequent surgery to remove the pedicles. The patient suffered permanent nerve damage as a result of the puncture. In spite of spinal cord stimulators …

Patient Suffers Permanent Nerve Damage From Botched Hand Surgery NERVE INJURY Expert Case

…  During the procedure, the surgeon lacerated the median nerve. Following the surgery, the patient developed a painful neuroma at …  to the surgery. The patient was told by the surgeon that injury to the median nerve was an unavoidable complication and that nothing …