TUMORS EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Neurology Expert Witness Evaluates Failure to Diagnose Brain Tumor TUMORS Expert Case

This case involves an eight-month-old infant female who presented to her pediatrician with obstructive hydrocephalus due to a brainstem pilomyxoid astrocytoma. Prior to the neoplasm, the patient was otherwise healthy, meeting all developmental milestones a …

Family Physician Delays the Diagnosis of Brain Cancer TUMORS Expert Case

Family Physician Delays the Diagnosis of Brain Cancer

This case involved a forty five-year-old male who had significant, long-standing headaches consistent with a malignant brain tumor. The man visited his primary care doctor because of constant dull headaches he experienced. He had a positive family history  …

Chemotherapy Delayed for Several Months TUMORS Expert Case

Chemotherapy Delayed for Several Months

This case involves a fifty-seven-year-old female patient who developed a lump in the right upper margin of her neck at the angle of the jaw bone. The patient presented to an ENT physician who ordered a CT that showed an 18mm right buccal lesion with a soli …