PATHOLOGY EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Missed Diagnosis of Intranasal Squamous Cell Carcinoma PATHOLOGY Expert Case

Missed Diagnosis of Intranasal Squamous Cell Carcinoma

…  a left nasal polyp was conducted and a sample was sent to pathology for evaluation. The patient was not followed for eleven months and, …  resected a year after the original presentation, but the pathology reports showed that irregular margins were present and the mass fully …

Missed Diagnosis of Skin Cancer Results in Facial Reconstruction Surgery PATHOLOGY Expert Case

…  to take a shave biopsy for further investigation. The pathology report stated that the findings were consistent with that of actinic …  punch biopsy be taken of the patient’s nasal tip. The pathology report showed evidence of a poorly differentiated squamous cell …

Missed Diagnosis of Nasal Mass Ends in Metastatic Disease PATHOLOGY Expert Case

Missed Diagnosis of Nasal Mass Ends in Metastatic Disease

…  a left nasal polyp was conducted and a sample was sent to pathology for evaluation. For eleven months, the patient did not receive a …  presentation, the mass was finally resected, but the pathology reports showed that irregular margins were present and the mass fully …

Failure to Follow-up on Skin Cancer Results in Man’s Death PATHOLOGY Expert Case

Failure to Follow-up on Skin Cancer Results in Man’s Death

…  sent the off tissue sample to confirm his findings. The pathology reports indicated that it was a squamous cell carcinoma without clear …  procedure, even though the pathologist provided an updated pathology report that indicated that it was an aggressive tumor with deep …