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Incisional hernia

2 years ago case. 76year old lady with massive incisional hernia. She had this hernia for around 20 years. She ...

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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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Leukocytoclastic vasculitis

6 y.o. male, with cerebral palsy but otherwise healthy, presented with intestinal obstruction. Laparotomy was performed and we found intramural ...

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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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Trophic ulcer

learning post. what type of ulcers are these?

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Right Brest Mass removed by Modified Radical Mastectomy

Right Brest Mass removed by Modified Radical Mastectomy. This is the second time the patient got MRM following the removal ...

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Doctors Without Borders in Yemen

A @DrsWithoutBorders multidisciplinary team installs an external fixator on a polytrauma patient in Aden, Yemen. Yemen is in the midst ...

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Trauma bay

Trauma bay after blunt traumatic arrest with ED thoracotomy in young patient with severe multitrauma. Difficult intubation with blood filled ...

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Echinococcosis abdominis

#Echinococcosis abdominis. The patient is 43 year old man. There is no information when the disease started. There were one ...

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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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Pedunculated papilloma

pedunculated pappiloma on the neck

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Retroperitoneal fibrosis on CT

57years old male with #Anuria . What is your diagnosis?

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Doctors Without Borders in Burundi

@DrsWithoutBorders operate on a girl injured by a stray bullet to the stomach in Bujumbura, Burundi. MSF’s trauma centre includes ...

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Diverticulitis complicated by fistula on x-ray

73y female patient presented with 6 months of left flank pain that worsens with the passage of stools. Recently the ...

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Titanium helical fasteners on x-ray

Can anyone kindly identify the small metal coils seen in this 87 year old gentlemans abdomen. He is delirious so ...

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Crohn disease on x-ray

Radiograph from an small bowel follow through shows iregularity of the terminal ilieum. The ileum is separated from other loops ...

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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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Gallstone ileus

biliary ileus on an elderly female patient who presented with diffused abdominal pain and vomitting.

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Wandering spleen on CT

14 yo Patient presents with abdominal pain, Abdominal US reveals a pelvic spleen. On CT you can see the spleen ...

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Necrotic toe

I see a lot of non-compliant diabetics with wounds, mainly on their feet. This woman ended up with a necrotic ...

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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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Saucerized carbuncle on back

28 y/o obese female presented with a painful swelling on the left lower back for 1 week. She has been ...

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Arrow in hand

I shot an arrow I know not where......This 10 year old boy shot an arrow that broke. Initially it seemed ...

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Angiogram of liver tumor

The imaging showed findings consistent with arterial phase enhancement with subsequent washout. Given the patient’s underlying liver disease, the tumor ...

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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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Abdominal x-ray of ingested metallic foreign body

Abdominal x-ray shows an ingested metallic foreign body. Most ingested foreign objects will pass through the gastrointestinal system without complication. ...

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Varicose veins in lower limb

dilated veins in lower limb #Varicose-veins

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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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Reaction to the adhesive

18yom for endoscopic appendectomy. The appendix was found to be quite severely inflamed, edematous and even leaking a bit. Yet ...

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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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