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Intracerebral hemorrhage on CT

Although rarely heart-shaped, an intracerebral hemorrhage (ICH) can occur from a variety of causes including having a history of high ...

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Initial labs drawn for a potential organ donor

Initial labs drawn for a potential organ donor

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Cyanokit

50-something M patient to ED with ROSC after arrest secondary to house fire. Cyanokit is given to bind cyanide produced ...

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Prone position

Behind the drapes...how patients are positioned - prone used for spinal and posterior fossa surgery. Lateral for various intracranial lesions. ...

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Atrial flutter in ECG

A patient admitted for pleural effusion. Noted frequent intermittent self-aborted #Tachyarrhythmias . It's looks like running of #Supraventricular-tachycardia from the ...

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Tracheo-innominate fistula

#Tracheo-innominate-fistula, a rare and often deadly complication of #Tracheostomy! Yellow arrow points to the tracheostomy stoma, black arrow points to ...

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Shock cheat sheet

Since my last post was well received, I guess I'll do one more. #CheatSheet This one is a bread and ...

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Congenital diaphragmatic hernia radiograph before surgery

An update on the Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia case. Patient was for Ex-Lap and #Diaphragmatic-hernia repair. Anesthesia was yet to be ...

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Idiopathic pulmonary hypertension on hemodynamic monitor

that's not a mislabeled art-line. it's the patient's pulmonary arterial pressure! idiopathic pulmonary hypertension.

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Furuncle caused by Staphylococcus aureus

The #Furuncle is caused by Staphylococcus aureus. It is transmitted by contact with asymptomatic carriers, people with purulent lesion or ...

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Brain CT scan of hypertensive bleed associated with sympathamomimetic use

This is a 24-year-old male with past medical history of heroin addiction, who presents to an emergency department of a ...

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Acute pericarditis on ECG

22yo male with "crushing" central chest pain for 12hrs and sob on brief exertion. Recently put on clarithromycin for sinusitis ...

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Epiglottitis and thump sign on head x-ray

2yr AAF with c/f allergic reaction. Triage to fast track (low acuity). No relevant PMH or family hx. NKDA. UTD ...

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Chest x-ray of flash pulmonary oedema

55 yo female hx HTN, asthma. To ED via medic c/o acute onset dyspnea and BLE edema x1 week. Pt ...

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Bilateral swelling of the jaw in cherubism

14 year old male.Condition started since he was a toddler and progressively increasing. Differentials ? Students give it a try

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Severe venous hematoma from a needle injury

Any guesses what happened here?

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Pilar cyst on the scalp

This patient came in with this big mess on there scalp. An excision was done on it. What do you ...

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Subdural haemorrhage with midline shift on CT

84 year old female complaining of shoulder pain after her dog pulled the leash. Patient fell backwards, (24 hs prior ...

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Target lesions of erythema migrans in lyme disease

Child comes in after camping in the Desert wth these rashes. Went to ER and received antihistamines and prednisone the ...

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Healthy fresh-looking lungs pre-transplantation

ever wonder what a fresh set of lungs looks like???

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Tibial plateau fractures

66 y/o active guy in an MVA with bilateral Schatzker VI tibial plateau fractures. What are your thoughts?

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Unwarmed EDTA sample

how can you explain the Hb HCT results ?

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Synovial Hemangioma of the Knee

44 y/o F with intermittent knee pain and swelling for several years. What is your diagnosis?

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Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation

64 yo male patient, 8 days passed since the arrival at ICU. Patient's history: alcoholism (1 bottle of wine and ...

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Tinea corporis on chest

11 year old boy whose cat ate a mouse 4 days ago, the cat died the same day, and the ...

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Chronic left ankle pain on x-ray

ironically this was his chief complaint was left ankle pain for many years. "I sprained my ankle badly in a ...

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Scoliosis

Teenage male with severe #Scoliosis and CP. Worsening respiratory status at baseline. Images 1-4 preop. Image 5 after halo and ...

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Erythema nodosum and alopecia

mature female with erythema nodosum as a working diagnosis , any thoughts?

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malpositioned umbilical venous catheter in a premature newborn

AP chest radiograph in a premature newborn shows malpositioning of an umbilical venous catheter which courses through the right atrium, ...

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CT of acute on chronic subdural hematoma

Vomiting,coma. Anticoagulation with Warfarin. INR 4,0

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