NON-CONTINENTAL EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Dermatology expert witness opines on undiagnosed cancerous nail lesions NON-CONTINENTAL Expert Case

This case takes place in Alaska and involves a forty-two-year-old female patient with no significant past medical history. The patient made repeated complaints to her primary care physician about of the unusual appearance of the fingernail of her right thu …

Failure to diagnose retinal detachment results in permanent visual impairment NON-CONTINENTAL Expert Case

This case takes place in Alaska and involves a twenty-two-year-old male patient with no significant past medical history. The patient had good eye sight, attended regular eye examinations and did not require glasses or contact lenses. The patient presented …

Delayed diagnosis of an incarcerated Spigelian leads to small bowel necrosis NON-CONTINENTAL Expert Case

This case takes place in Hawaii and involves a thirty-nine year-old female patient who was married with four children. The patient and her husband had decided that their family was complete and the patient decided to undergo an elective tubal ligation as a …

Child Dies From Bowel Necrosis After Failure to Diagnose Volvulus NON-CONTINENTAL Expert Case

This case involves an eight-year-old female patient who presented to the ER with a two-day history of severe abdominal pain. She had a past medical history significant for developmental delay and difficulties feeding. The patient underwent surgery to place …