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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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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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hyperkalemia causing Sine waves on ECG

case for prehospital providers. Called out as "70y altered." EKG shows above. Dx and Tx. (Difficulty: you only have what ...

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Compartment syndrome caused by rhabdomyolysis

#Compartment-syndrome #Rhabdomyolysis

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right lobar intracerebral hemorrhage on CT

A 78-year-old male patient diagnosed with a massive hemorrhagic stroke 2 days ago. It evolved with decreased level of consciousness ...

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Radiograph of two retained bullets in chest

17M. Shot 4 times with retention of two bullets. 3 to his torso and one to his right ankle. Drug ...

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Distended bladder and severe hydronephrosis on CT

63 year old male presented with leg spasms, found to have DKA. Physical exam had abdominal distention, patient reports difficulty ...

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Aortagram demonstrating bilateral renal artery stenosis

Bilateral #renal artery #stenosis brought to #interventional #radiology for management. Aortogram demonstrates occlusion of the left renal artery (yellow arrow) ...

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perihyoid hematoma obstructing airway

Hypopharyngeal, floor of the mouth and submandibular hematoma. Fortunately epiglottis and true laryngeal structures were not affected, it was mostly ...

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Hipostatic purpura

Female, 87 years old. She presents #Ecchymoses on right leg. The #hipostaticpurpura is petechiaes and ecchymoses that arise on legs ...

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SVT due to a concealed right posterior septal accessory pathway

12 year old female, admitted for intentional acetaminophen overdose, mother denies past medical history. First image is EKG obtained at ...

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