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Lyme disease

30 year old patient present to the clinic with the lesion in the picture. Pt was stung by a tick ...

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Herpes zoster

young boy age,1year has this case ,his family use fusidic acid topical and no result is it impetigo?? lines of ...

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Insect bite

Patient woke up with 13 bumps/vesicles covering back bilaterally. Bumps appear to be vesicles approx 5mm with yellow fluid but ...

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Paederus beetle

I am in a medical mission in the DRC(congo). This insect is present in the grasslands and when a person ...

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Lymphoproliferative disorder

Woman, 33-year-old, born in Haiti and resident in Brazil since 2005 (urban area), shows an enlargement at cervical area that ...

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Intravenous drug use

This is what IV tubing could potentially look like after a patient self-administers heroin. What policies/procedures does your hospital have ...

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Medical resources

medicine is a-changing! I enjoy on line learning, having info at my fingertips and interacting with colleagues of every age ...

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Shingles

59 year old female, complaints of itching. Presented after flue vaccination, non febrile, non tender, spread laterally under breast and ...

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Fungal infection on toenails

51 y/o male presents with this toe nails. He wanted us to remove his nail. With further investigation ı have ...

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Tinea versicolor

24 yo male presents this palpable eruption on back and on lateral thorax (just under the armpits bilaterally). no itchy, ...

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MRSA on wrist

#Whatisit? This 38 year old man presents to the ER with a one day onset of erythema to the thenar ...

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Right sided tension pneumothorax on x-ray

A 28yrs old male presented with severe difficulty in breathing,Intermittent fever for one weeks.N/h/o any other medical illness or any ...

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Necrotizing fasciitis on leg x-ray

This is a 12YOM medically free boy presents with ho fall down on left knee resulting in a wound and ...

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Wound on foot

Left dorsal foot wound. Started as small non raised red areas and petechia. Progressed to bruised area minus open area ...

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Ulcer on leg

female late 70's a couple of ulcers on her right lower leg. Has been seeing her practice nurse for regular ...

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Cyclospora oocyte

After a graduation party where about 1000 people attended, approximately 80 percent of them got Sick. The symptoms were intermittent ...

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Tinea corporis on abdomen

59yo male. Itch all over his body, mostly around belly. DMT2(+). Psoriasis? Diabetic dermopathy?

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Ochroconis gallopava from femur culture

Ochroconis gallopava (O. constricta) from a femur culture. This patient was immunocompromised and developed fungal osteomyelitis with this bug. I ...

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Bullous impetigo in newborn

one week baby what's the diagnosis and ttt??

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Candida albicans

#Esophagus and #Stomach. Can you guess the etiologic agent here? Picture taken at the Pathology Museum from Mexico's General Hospital.

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Gout

2-4 weeks of wearing crocks and develops this ulcer. History is a bit inconsistent as patient has mild cognitive imparement. ...

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Pharyngeal Vesicles

Pharyngialvesicles. Hx : a 25 yo male with sorethorat for 10 days which is not worsened with eating. No hx ...

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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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Biomphalaria glabrata

The genome sequencing of Biomphalaria glabrata was carried out by FioCruz Minas in partnership with institutions from 11 countries. The ...

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Tick

it's that time of the year again: #tic season. this one was extracted from scalp of a 10 year old ...

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Ochroconis gallopava

I should've given some background info in my original post. Here's a bit about the fungi pictured here. Ochroconis gallopava ...

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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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Doctors Without Borders in Iraq

An infant suffering from pneumonia enters the emergency room in Mosul, Iraq. The reality of pneumonia can be incredibly dangerous. ...

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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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Acute sinusitis complicated by orbital abscess

9 year-old , 5 days history , family claims it's due to Bee Stings ! 🐝

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