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Sleeve gastrectomy

#sleevegastrectomy item CO2 test for stapling lines leaks. No leakage. 400 cc insuflation. Perfect lineal stapling.



These all were found in a patient's stomach who was diagnosed to have Pica Eating Disorder


Choosing Wisely to reduce unnecessary tests and treatments

Routine prescription of antibiotics. Cancer screening in low-risk populations. These are some of the practices identified by Choosing Wisely, an ...


Laceration on forearm

89F dementia patient, states fell over "at some point" the previous night onto a sharp corner of a chair, opening ...



32yom presents with 3 days of worsening throat pain has a history of alopecia not currently on systemic steroids no ...



Fluconazole is an Azole antifungal drug, which decreases ergosterol synthesis & interferes w/ fungal cell membrane formation. Beware QTc prolongation, ...


Squamous cell carcinoma of the Pharynx

#Squamous-cell-carcinoma of #Pharynx in a pharyngolaryngectomy specimen. 1st picture shows the vocal folds. The orange arrow is the pharynx. 2nd ...


Lateral chest x-ray of a coin the in the esophagus

Lateral #chest x-ray is the best way to confirm the position of the #foreign #body, giving exact position and potential ...


Pyelonephritis on kidney CT

Oblique coronal contrasted CT image of the kidneys in a teenager with flank pain & fever shows patchy foci of ...


Zenker's diverticulum on CT

90 y.o. patient is noted to have diffuse esophogeal spasm with very poor mobility with delayed emptying of the esophagus, ...


Tracheoesophageal fistula on chest xray

Chest x-ray in a #newborn shows coiling of the enteric tube (arrow) in a proximal esophageal pouch characteristic of esophageal ...


Hiatal hernia on chest xray

#HM15 Soft tissue opacity projected over cardiac shadow with air-fluid level. This is a #Hiatus-hernia. Barium study or CT with ...


Squamous cell carcinoma on histology

#Squamous-cell-carcinoma #Folliculitis #Sebaceous-glands there's a lot going on here. I'm thinking Scc more opinions please thanks.


Hand Foot Mouth Disease

difficult case for me, 32 y.o. Make librarian presents with rash for 1 day. No significant past medical history, no ...


Beet fragment obstructing airway

elderly woman transported from nursing home cc choking. Respirations assisted w bvm by medics. Ao x 3, dnr. Sat pt ...


Obturator hernia on CT

90+ year-old woman admitted for vomiting and renal failure. Bowel obstruction suspected. CT shows obturator hernia so emergent surgery is ...


Hypoplastic uterus and vagina in Mayer-Rokitansky-Kuster-Hauser syndrome

18 yo female presents w primary amenorrhea, to assess pelvic structures. Figure one is a sagittal T2 weighted image revealing ...


Foreign object in esophagus on xray

2 yom. Presents to ED c/o cough and congestion for 2 months. Previously seen twice at pediatrician. No X-ray done. ...


Foreign bodies on abdominal xray

54 yo/M history of schizophrenia and multiple admits for swallowing foreign objects, initially unable to retrieve AA batteries x2, was ...


absent c-spines on xray

Pt was seen by my colleague and I saw the X-ray of C-Spine. The pt was discharged and I just ...


Tongue injury following seizure

Update: pt came back in for follow-up to show the current state. Reports that the "bite on tongue has healed". ...


Eosinophilic esophagitis on histopathology

All those #Eosinophils that is how we pathologists look at an eosinophilic esophagitis - eosinophils, some making those clusters and ...


Esophageal stent for malignant obstruction

View down trachea of massive esophageal stent placed for malignant obstruction eroding through posterior wall of distal trachea. Erosion continues ...


Pill esophagitis on upper GI endoscopy

20 years old male presented with mid sternal excruciating pain on eating. He had some injury to his foot for ...


Esophageal obstruction on gastroscopy

42M presents to ER hypersalivating for 4hrs with associated nausea and lower mediastinal pain. Presents with food bolus (had eaten ...


Foreign body in esophagus on x-ray

81 year old female who comes to the ER with history of one day of evolution. She saids she was ...


Tracheoesophageal fistula and esophageal atresia

9 month old with type C #tracheoesophageal fistula / esophageal atresia. Recurrent TEF following esophageal dilation months prior at other ...


Rash and blisters on hands and feet

42 yr old female seen at ER. Anthistamines given along with Zantac & Benadryl which calmed the reaction; discharged home. ...


Sengstaken-blakemore tube management in hemorrhage of esophageal varices

Rarely see these anymore. Cool image. Pt sudden rupture of varices, rapid infusion totaling 21u prbcs 22u ffp, 3L NS, ...


Removal of a Zenker's diverticulum

Removal of a Zenker's diverticulum

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