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 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 …

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 …

Urology Expert Comments on Patient’s Inability to Walk After Prostatectomy UROLOGY Expert Case

This case involves a middle aged patient who underwent a prostatectomy in order to treat prostate cancer. A last resort after failed prostate brachytherapy treatment, the procedure had been done several years ago and caused the patient significant troubl …

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 …

Woman Suffers Renal Infarction Due to Employer Negligence UROLOGY Expert Case

Woman Suffers Renal Infarction Due to Employer Negligence

This case takes place in California and involves a young female who worked for a furniture delivery service. In the course of her daily duties, the woman was expected to spend several hours driving one of the company’s delivery trucks. The truck that the p …

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  …