UROLOGY EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Vasectomy Leads to Large Hematoma UROLOGY Expert Case

Vasectomy Leads to Large Hematoma

This case involves a 37-year-old male who underwent a vasectomy. The surgeon noted there was a prominent blood vessel in close approximation to the vas deferens that took extra time to control. The day after the operation, the patient presented to emergenc …

Peritoneal Dialysis Patient Suffers Bowel Perforation UROLOGY Expert Case

Peritoneal Dialysis Patient Suffers Bowel Perforation

This case involves an elderly patient with end stage renal disease on peritoneal dialysis who presented to the emergency room with complaints of abdominal pain and bleeding. He notified doctors that he had recently had his dialysis replaced. Combined with  …

Botched Vasectomy Forces Patient to Undergo Epididymectomy UROLOGY Expert Case

Botched Vasectomy Forces Patient to Undergo Epididymectomy

This case involves a 52-year-old male patient who presented to his urologist’s office for a vasectomy. Before the operation, there was some discussion concerning a possible growth on one of his testicles. The patient indicated he never had pain in this a …

Urology Experts Discuss Injuries From Improper Placement of Brachytherapy UROLOGY Expert Case

This case involves a middle-aged man who was diagnosed with prostate cancer and elected to undergo treatment via brachytherapy in West Virginia. During the procedure, the doctor failed to correctly place the radioactive seeds into the patient’s prostate,  …

Vasectomy Expert Opines on Patient Injury UROLOGY Expert Case

Vasectomy Expert Opines on Patient Injury

A primary care physician was named in a lawsuit in West Virginia following a low-cost vasectomy procedure that went awry. The patient, an elderly man, had agreed to the physician’s procedure on the belief that it would be a cheaper alternative to other  …

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

This case involves a middle-aged male patient in New Mexico 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 surg …