UROLOGY EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

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  …

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 …

ER Doctor Fails to Recognize Patient’s Risk for Cancer UROLOGY Expert Case

The case takes place in Minnesota and involves a male patient who presented to the ER with abdominal pain. He underwent a CT scan and was diagnosed with an enlarged prostate. The treating physician allegedly did not mention the possibility of cancer durin …

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 an adrenalectomy 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 …

Patient Suffers Brain Damage from Anesthesia Reversal Agents UROLOGY Expert Case

This case involves a patient with a past medical history of diabetes, morbid obesity, and renal failure. The patient had been on dialysis and had maintained fairly well, however he required a renal transplant. The transplant procedure itself was a success, …

Missed Diagnosis of Bowel Ischemia Results in Death UROLOGY Expert Case

Missed Diagnosis of Bowel Ischemia Results in Death

This case takes place in Kansas and involves a middle-aged male patient who died from septic shock, multiorgan dysfunction syndrome, bowel perforation, and bowel ischemia/bowel infarction. His past medical history included Roux-en-Y gastric bypass and surg …