PATHOLOGY EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Pathology Expert Discusses Essure Device Ramifications PATHOLOGY Expert Case

Pathology Expert Discusses Essure Device Ramifications

A patient encouraged by her gynecologist to use Essure contraception and endometrial ablation filed a medical malpractice lawsuit after she experienced a premature birth. She initially went to her gynecologist after suffering from abnormal bleeding, which  …

Class Action Alleges Baby Powder Facilitates Cancer PATHOLOGY Expert Case

Class Action Alleges Baby Powder Facilitates Cancer

An expert in performing electronic microscopy was needed in a lawsuit against a baby powder manufacturing company when patients alleged the product had caused them to develop cancer. Throughout the case, scientific literature was conflicted on whether asbe …

Baby Powder Manufacturer Sued for Causing Ovarian Cancer PATHOLOGY Expert Case

Baby Powder Manufacturer Sued for Causing Ovarian Cancer

After numerous women developed ovarian cancer while using talcum-based baby powder, a high-profile product liability case was brought against one of the largest pharmaceutical producers of talc worldwide. Allegedly, that baby powder once considered to be s …

Correlation between Ovarian Cancer and Talcum Powder Suspect in New Trial PATHOLOGY Expert Case

Two users of baby powder came forward to sue the parent company that had sourced and manufactured the talc after showing signs of ovarian cancer. Each woman was middle-aged, with no previous or familial disposition to ovarian cancer. Additionally, one of t …

Patients Claim Ovarian Tumors Caused by Talc-Based Powder PATHOLOGY Expert Case

Patients Claim Ovarian Tumors Caused by Talc-Based Powder

Three previous users of talc-based baby powder developed serious cases of epithelial ovarian tumors, causing them to sue over the powder’s alleged carcinogenic properties. The tumors had a highly abnormal cell count, making them malignant and causing the …

Pathologist Opines on Breast Biopsy Analysis PATHOLOGY Expert Case

Pathologist Opines on Breast Biopsy Analysis

…  who took tissue samples of the lump and reviewed it for pathology. The tissues samples came back as negative, and the patient was told …  sued for an incorrect analysis, and an expert in breast pathology was needed to assess whether the tissue samples had been read …