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Prescription medication

Prescription medications obtained over a 60 day period by a single person from 19 different prescribers. Due to several red ...

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Rhabdomyosarcoma on MRI of calf

Final update. Please see two previous Text cases to get an idea what's going on here. General surgery did tru-cut ...

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Choosing Wisely Canada

Resident Doctors of Canada (RDoC) has joined Choosing Wisely Canada, a national clinician led campaign to reduce unnecessary care. The ...

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Ethical dilemmas

Everyday while at the workplace we come across ethical dilemmas. This topic came up in one of my nursing classes ...

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Bruising from fall

Mid 80s year old TENNIS PLAYER 🎾 who ran backwards for an overhead return and her foot found a tiny ...

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Breast cancer with mets

50yo F Dx with Breast Ca per needle bx. PETCT to complete staging. Patient opt'ed for lumpectomy only. No Chemo/hormone/ ...

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Bullous impetigo on leg

17 yo females presents to UC complaining of 6 days of worsening "blisters" located at the left antecubital fossa and ...

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Vintage specimen jars

A collection of vintage specimen jars from #behindthescenes at the museum. We take great care to preserve our collections as ...

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Heroin overdose

Heightened awareness of prescription opioid addiction has led some of those addicted to turn to heroin. Increasingly, emergency departments (EDs) ...

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Tick bite

over 50 yo male with tic bite, works outside, didn't want to start doxy , started amox instead x 21 ...

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Recurrent strep throat

Recurrent strep X6 in 6 months. No known exposures. What is the cause and the long term cure?

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Pulmonary Tuberculosis

Pulmonary #Tuberculosis with multiple cavities in a parient with HIV-AIDS

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Bronchiectasis on CT

Chest: Bronchiectasis on CT Findings: There are dilated, non-tapering bronchi. Discussion: Bronchiectasis is defined as irreversible dilatation of bronchi.

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Secondary Syphilitic Lesions

A 50y/o male was presented with known h/o Diabetes Mellitus (DM) and Hypertension (HTN). The skin condition as shown in ...

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Rifampin causing orange urine

Want to guess this Patients rare diagnosis and the cause for this orange urine? I'll share the answer this evening!

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Correlation between childhood adversity and suicide

Despite the overall decline in suicide rates in Western countries during the past decades, suicide in young people is increasing ...

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Verruca vulgaris

Common Warts (Verruca vulgaris) in a 24 years old patient. He presents Warts in the lips, neck, hands and thighs ...

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Seborrheic keratosis

Pt submitted photos - Pt in her early 30's reports a mole located on her left breast present since puberty. ...

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Post nasal drip from rhinitis

Patient came in with a chief complaint of foreign body sensation. History started 3 days prior to consult when the ...

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Olecranon bursitis

54 year old woman with fall on elbow 2 months ago, swelling unimproved with conservative measures.

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Icthyosis vulgaris chronic management

Male of 24 years old, know in the dermatology service since 10 years ago for presenting Ichthyosis. The patient starts ...

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Resolved granuloma

Apparent granuloma resolved spontaneously without intervention. Dental radiograph revealed practical absence of roots as permanent teeth advances. Patient now recalls ...

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Foreign body in esophagus

esophageal foreign body, child presents with significant drooling but no respiratory distress.

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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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Pterygium of right eye

Female, 45 years old. She sought medical help for another reason, but I noticed the presence of fibrous tissue in ...

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Right-sided neck mass of Hodgkins Lymphoma

Patient is 4 yo M immigrant from Malaysia (5 months ago) presents with right sided neck mass that has been ...

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Distal radius fracture on x-ray

11 year old boy fell from the monkey bar after playing a baseball game. Severe pain of the forearm. Normal ...

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Pulmonary embolism on ECG

F pt 89+, late stage Alzheimer, no ability to communicate, incl expressing pain. Wheelchair bound, DNR. Sudden onset of clear ...

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Left transverse venous sinus thrombosis

IMAGE FOR RADIOLOGICAL INTERPRETATION. 30-year-old female patient makes continuous use of contraceptive presented sudden headache without improvements with drug treatment ...

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Cellulitis of the leg by dog bite

This 80 year old woman presented with acute cellulitis right leg. Recent dog bite puncture wound nearby and was painful. ...

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