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Patient Dies Of Liver Failure After Delayed Interventional Radiology Treatment RADIOLOGY Expert Case

…  cardiac arrest. The patient was taken for interventional radiology drainage of the mass and the middle hepatic artery was embolized. The …  later from liver failure. An expert in interventional radiology was sought to review the records and opine on whether a delay in …

Doctors Fail to Follow Up With Patient Regarding Troubling Mammogram Results RADIOLOGY Expert Case

This case involves a female with a family history of cancer. During a self-examination, the patient noted a mass. She saw her OB/GYN, who also palpated the mass. The OB/GYN sent the patient for a diagnostic mammogram. The imaging results revealed a lesion  …

Urology Experts Discuss Injuries From Improper Placement of Brachytherapy RADIOLOGY Expert Case

This case involves a middle-aged man who was diagnosed with prostate cancer and elected to undergo treatment via brachytherapy in West Virginia. During the procedure, the doctor failed to correctly place the radioactive seeds into the patient’s prostate,  …

Medical Professional Alleges Wrongful Termination RADIOLOGY Expert Case

Medical Professional Alleges Wrongful Termination

…  policies. He had vast experience working in the field of radiology technology, and was a licensed radiology technician. The man was an exemplary employee for his entire, 5+ year …

Delayed Diagnosis of Pancreatic Cancer Linked to Inadequate Imaging Studies RADIOLOGY Expert Case

This case involves a male patient who was diagnosed with a slow-growing form of cancer in the ducts near his pancreas. The patient was subsequently treated with an ampullectomy, in which the lesion was removed endoscopically. The margins of the removed le …

Interventional Neuroradiology Expert Discusses Post-Surgical Stroke RADIOLOGY Expert Case

This case involves a 25-year-old patient who suffered an ischemic stroke shortly after an aortic stent repair. The patient had a history of dilated cardiomyopathy, and he had received a heart transplant after reaching end-stage cardiac failure. Following t …