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UROLOGY EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Man Suffers Bowel Perforation, Sepsis After Robotic-Assisted Surgery UROLOGY Expert Case

This case involves a middle-aged male patient who suffered complications after undergoing a robotic-assisted prostatectomy in order to treat early-stage prostate cancer. The surgery was performed with the assistance of a da Vinci robotic surgery system, wh …

Patient Suffers Permanent Injuries from Urinary Catheter UROLOGY Expert Case

Patient Suffers Permanent Injuries from Urinary Catheter

This case involves patient who had a foley catheter ordered for urinary retention. The patient was taken by ambulance to the ER with complaints of pain since having a catheter placed by a home care nurse. The ER physician instructed patient to use a topica …

Child Dies From Undiagnosed Infection UROLOGY Expert Case

Child Dies From Undiagnosed Infection

This case takes place in North Carolina and involves an infant born via vaginal delivery with no complications. Some time shortly after the child’s birth, his parents brought him in for a checkup. It was during this checkup that the doctors noted a fever i …

Doctor Fails to Biopsy Urinary Lesion UROLOGY Expert Case

Doctor Fails to Biopsy Urinary Lesion

This case takes place in Massachusetts and involves a middle-aged female patient who died of bladder cancer. The patient had a history of incontinence that had persisted for several years, for which she was under the care of the defendant urologist. Eventu …

Patient Dies From Lack of Dialysis UROLOGY Expert Case

Patient Dies From Lack of Dialysis

This case takes place in New York and involves an otherwise healthy male patient who suffered from kidney failure during a medical procedure, and as a result he was started on dialysis. He was transferred to a nursing care facility where he was to receive  …

Car Accident Linked to Testicular Torsion UROLOGY Expert Case

Car Accident Linked to Testicular Torsion

This case involves a young male patient with no past medical history or testicular problems who developed right-sided testicular pain several days after he was a victim in a motor vehicle accident in the state of Idaho. The patient suffered neck pain afte …

Fatal Cancer Goes Untreated Despite Suspicious CT Scan UROLOGY Expert Case

Fatal Cancer Goes Untreated Despite Suspicious CT Scan

This case involves a female patient who presented to a Kentucky hospital ER with difficulty breathing. Her condition stabilized after she was placed on several medications, however the patient later developed severe abdominal pain. As part of the evaluati …

Patient’s Ureter is Severed During Surgery UROLOGY Expert Case

Patient’s Ureter is Severed During Surgery

This case involves a middle aged female patient who developed complications following a procedure to remove a tumor from his right adrenal gland. The patient originally went into the defending hospital to have a tumor removed from her right adrenal gland. …