TOXICOLOGY EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Herbicide Allegedly Responsible for Mass Incidence Of Cancer Among Users TOXICOLOGY Expert Case

This case involves the alleged correlation between a broad-spectrum herbicide product and the increased incidence of lymphoma cases among its users. Initially, several thousand cases were reported from agricultural workers who had experienced prolong …

Worker Contracts Cancer After Alleged Long-Term Exposure To Benzene TOXICOLOGY Expert Case

This case involves a print shop worker who passed away from myeloid leukemia after 23 years of employment. The North Carolina print shop where he worked specializes in large-format printing and uses benzene solvent in their inks to prevent rapid dryi …

Toxicology Expert Evaluates Role of Opioid Pain Medication in Suspected Overdose TOXICOLOGY Expert Case

This case involves an older female patient with a history of chronic gastrointestinal disease who had been placed on a number of pain medications prescribed both by her primary care physician and a pain medicine physician. She was found dead in her home fr …

Toxicology Expert Opines on Contentious Depakote Prescription TOXICOLOGY Expert Case

In this malpractice trial, a septic patient had passed away from appendicitis after being prescribed large doses of Depakote, Dilaudid, and Ativan. The heavily medicated woman died suddenly after the onset of appendicitis, leaving her family members to all …

Leading Toxicology Expert Discusses Carbon Monoxide Death in Apartment Complex TOXICOLOGY Expert Case

This case involves a man who was exposed to carbon monoxide while living in an apartment building in a major northeastern city. At the time of the incident in question, the man had been left alone in the apartment while his girlfriend went to work. When sh …