RENAL BIOPSY EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Surgeon Accidentally Removes Kidney During Emergency Procedure RENAL BIOPSY Expert Case

This case involves an obese 51-year-old male in Colorado who was admitted for ischemic chest pain. The patient had an EGD that was negative. The patient was found to have a polyp in the colon that was removed and an ulcer in the small intestine was noted a …

Patient Misdiagnosed With Cancer Undergoes Unnecessary Kidney Removal RENAL BIOPSY Expert Case

…  a 39-year-old male patient who was diagnosed with a renal mass during work-up for presumed appendicitis in the emergency …  3. The urologist recommended nephrectomy rather than a biopsy. The patient underwent a nephrectomy. Pathology revealed an infarct and …

Urologist Misses Diagnosis of Invasive Bladder Cancer RENAL BIOPSY Expert Case

Urologist Misses Diagnosis of Invasive Bladder Cancer

This urologic oncology case involves a fifty-six-year-old man who was undergoing treatment for urinary frequency, nighttime urination, and occasional blood in the urine. The urologist performed a cystoscopy and diagnosed the patient with an overactive bla …

Family physician Misses Lupus Diagnosis RENAL BIOPSY Expert Case

Family physician Misses Lupus Diagnosis

…  involved a thirty-five-year-old  female who developed renal failure as a result of a delayed lupus diagnosis. The patient began to …  was affected. The rheumatologist recommended a kidney biopsy, which later revealed glomerulonephritis. She was immediately started on …