TUMORS EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Nursing Expert Discusses Post Surgical Bedsore Development TUMORS Expert Case

This case involves an elderly woman who was admitted to the hospital in order to undergo a procedure to remove her kidney following a cancer diagnosis and attempted tumor cryoablation. The surgery went well, and there were no complications noted, however d …

Physician Fails to Treat Nerve Sheath Tumor After Detection TUMORS Expert Case

Physician Fails to Treat Nerve Sheath Tumor After Detection

This case involves a patient who presented to defendant with an extensive history of neurofibromas and complaints of a cough. The doctor scheduled a CT scan to explore for changes in her neurofibromas. The patient had a CT scan performed, however there was …

Cancer Patient is Killed by Drug Overdose Caused by Alleged Software Error TUMORS Expert Case

This case involves a middle-aged female who was diagnosed with cervical cancer. After undergoing a tumor cryoablation treatment for her cervical cancer for some time, she reported the onset of neurological symptoms. At this point, doctors discovered that …

Pathology Expert Discusses Nerve Damage After Tumor Removal TUMORS Expert Case

This case involves a woman who presented to a clinic with a clogged ear canal with tinnitus that persisted for some time. The patient stated that her ear symptoms began when she suffered an upper respiratory infection. Testing revealed mild hearing loss du …

Nephrology Expert Opines on Dialysis Patient’s Life Expectancy TUMORS Expert Case

This case takes place in Massachusetts and involves a middle-aged male patient who required hemodialysis after multiple rounds of treatment and tumor cryoablation for cancer. In addition to problems with his kidneys, he had a complex medical history with m …

Endocrinologist Fails to Diagnose Hormonal Disorder TUMORS Expert Case

Endocrinologist Fails to Diagnose Hormonal Disorder

…  symptoms of a rare endocrine disorder typically caused by tumors. The endocrinologists at the defendant hospital referred the patient for …  the studies, as interpreted, revealed that there were no tumors. Given the patient’s symptoms and the results of the radiology studies, …

Doctor Mistakes Cancer for Benign Growth TUMORS Expert Case

Doctor Mistakes Cancer for Benign Growth

This case takes place in Connecticut and involves a female patient who during a routine physical examination, was noted to have a vaginal nodule. She referred the patient to an Ob-Gyn, who examined her using a tool to pierce the mass. He concluded that the …

OB-GYN Mistakes Cancer for Uterine Fibroids TUMORS Expert Case

OB-GYN Mistakes Cancer for Uterine Fibroids

This case takes place in Massachusetts and involves a woman who died as a result of undiagnosed uterine cancer. The woman presented to the hospital complaining of a pelvic mass. A pelvic ultrasound reported multiple fibroids. The patient discussed the ult …

Radiology expert witness advises on misdiagnosis of cancer as kidney cysts TUMORS Expert Case

A nuclear medicine expert witness advises on a case involving a man who claims his cancer was misdiagnosed as kidney cysts. The plaintiff was seen by defendant urologist for pain and difficulty urinating. A CT scan of the abdomen and pelvis without contras …