SMALL BOWEL OBSTRUCTION EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Undiagnosed Intestinal Volvulus Leads to Brain Damage in Child SMALL BOWEL OBSTRUCTION Expert Case

This pediatric radiology case involves a six-year-old boy who was in distress and taken to a community emergency late in the evening. The patient complained of severe abdominal pain and unrelenting bilious vomiting. The patient was sent for abdominal X-ra …

Failure to Perform Bariatric Surgery After Sleeve Gastrectomy Surgery SMALL BOWEL OBSTRUCTION Expert Case

…  notes do not indicate that a running of the bowel was performed. The intra-operative notes further indicate a laceration of …  retractor. Radiographic testing revealed dilation of the small bowel with evidence of a small bowel obstruction and possible small bowel …

Perforated Colon During Routine Procedure Leads to Sepsis SMALL BOWEL OBSTRUCTION Expert Case

Perforated Colon During Routine Procedure Leads to Sepsis

…  is a 68-year-old male who presented with an intestinal obstruction that required surgical intervention. The patient was examined and the diagnosis of small bowel obstruction was suspected and preparations for colonoscopy were made. The …