NERVE INJURY EXPERT WITNESSES

NERVE INJURY EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Patient Suffers Delayed Treatment of Cauda Equina Syndrome NERVE INJURY Expert Case

This case involves a male patient who was prompted to seek medical attention for severe and sudden back pain. He indicated to the internist who saw him that the pain began in his lower spine and was radiating down the back of his left leg. The physician di …

Neurology Experts Discuss Lack of Informed Consent During Nerve Resection NERVE INJURY Expert Case

…  his desire not to have any damage to his spinal accessory nerve. However, the informed consent made no mention of the potential for resection of the nerve. During the surgery, the surgeon decided to remove the nerve, and called …

Leading Gastroenterology Expert Opines on Failure to Treat High Blood Sugar NERVE INJURY Expert Case

This case involves a male patient who presented to his family medicine physician with complaints of abdominal pain and weight loss, at which point he was referred to a gastroenterologist for a consultation. During the visit, the doctor noted symptoms that …

Total hip replacement results in sciatic nerve injury and foot drop NERVE INJURY Expert Case

…  studies were ordered to evaluate the possibility of any nerve damage from the surgery.  An EMG showed a left sciatic mononeuropathy …  that there was a large neuroma formation of the sciatic nerve at the level of the femoral neck with surrounding scar encasement. The …

Cosmetic Surgery Leads to Permanent Nerve Damage NERVE INJURY Expert Case

Cosmetic Surgery Leads to Permanent Nerve Damage

…  It is believed that these symptoms are a result of ulnar nerve compression neuropathy caused by the misplacement of his right arm …