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Right-sided pneumothorax on chest x-ray

19y old boy, coming to the ER with spontaneous chest pain by playing football. #Pneumothorax

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EKG of a patient on digoxin

Female 78 came in with palpitations and atrial flutter. PMH of CCF and taking Digoxin. What do you think about ...

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Axillary abscess

50yof seen in the morning by a GP for second episode of axillary abscess.. prescribed oral antibiotics.. but the cause ...

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Empyema suspected due to leukocytosis on chest x-ray

elderly lady with increasing shortness of breath over the last week. WBC 24k

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Transverse patellar fracture on knee x-ray

the patient fell three days before attending, has large effusion on L Knee, what is the best treatment modality for ...

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Ear laceration

lac to ear, good approximation achievable, we didn't touch the cartilage, ENT follow-up arranged, The patient was advised he should ...

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Doctors Without Borders at Ramtha hospital

@DrsWithoutBorder 's emergency surgical project at Ramtha hospital continues to wait for Jordanian borders to reopen, after being closed for ...

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Removed foley catheter

70-year-old male came to ED from home for bilateral leg swelling. Triage nurse noticed thick cloudy urine with sediment in ...

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Laparoscopic appendectomy

Just another swollen #appendix, ready for #laparoscopic removal. 30 something male, with acute onset right lower quadrant pain, nausea, and ...

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Pulmonary embolism in ECG findings

45 y/o Female. Chief complaint of difficulty breathing. Patient is found lying on the floor in her hallway on her ...

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Acute myocardial injury on EKG

EMS reaponds to a private residence for an approx 85-year-old male complains of CP. Pain started last night at 19:00, ...

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Distal Clavicle Fracture Xray

lady in her eighties, fall onto right shoulder, I really did not think figures 1 & 2 showed dislocation as ...

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Urine of patient with severe dehydration

89+ y/o F pt was chasing a cockroach, stepped into the empty bathtub to kill it, and slipped and fell. ...

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Meningitis Cerebrospinal fluid

This is cloudy #csf in an elderly lady who came in with #sepsis and multilobar #pneumonia. She was growing #strep ...

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Foreign Object in Rectum XRay

57yr old man presented to ED with constipation and anal leakage and bleeding. Xrays shows foreign object. Pt then admits ...

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Partial Traumatic Avulsion of the Thumb

Patient, male 45 years old, trauma 2 hours ago, patient came to ER. Mechanism: Patient was walking his dog on ...

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Palm Laceration

Patient slices hand open with pocket knife while in the field trying to open a can of spaghetti-o's. Fixed this ...

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T12 burst with paraplegia

Chronic pain pt involved in moderate speed MVC. Restrained driver. C/o inability to feel legs or move them. T12 burst ...

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Abscess on lip

Started as erythematous area on lip for which outpatient provider started patient on #Amoxicillin. Progressed over three days to this. ...

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Klebsiella pneumonia on CT

50's alcoholic male and #Critically-ill-patient with #klebsiella PNA. Respiratory failure and septic shock at time of CT in image 1. ...

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Congestive heart failure on EKG

ED, 76 y/o female patient, c/o palpitations, HR: 120 BP: 170/115 body temp: 36,8 C / 98,2 F, using dabigatran, ...

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Pleural effusion on x-ray

64yo female, presents with SOB/DIB, Chest Pain. HxPC: Pt had nurse check vitals earlier this morning 94%RA, futher checks throughtout ...

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Ultra sound of intrauterine pregnancy with accompanying ectopic pregnancy

understanding the limitations of bedside ultrasound is as important as knowing how to use it. A while ago I heard ...

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Facial trauma

fall, trauma, gaping wound (5mm) corner of mouth, he had the same wound the same place a few years ago ...

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Normal variations of the chest wall

PA radiograph in a child with a painless lump of the anterior left chest shows a bifid left 4th rib ...

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Ventricular fibrillation

I was called for 62 yr old male CC 10/10 chest pressure/tightness w/ radiation to L arm x15 min. Hx ...

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Comminuted Fracture of distal phalanx

English: A 35-year-old patient, who consults for a 5-hour period of progression consisting of a crushing fourth-finger injury located in ...

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Cellulitis post incision and drainage

26yo LLE cellulitis post op

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Ventricular tachycardia on ECG

45 YOM c/o sudden onset 'tight chest' and feeling SOB. Previous episode of pulsed VT earlier this year, investigations into ...

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Burn on leg

Burn caused by boiling water, does your institute advocate de-roofing? What general considerations do you have when treating this injury?

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