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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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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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Tru-D

Tru-D: A method of cleaning rooms between patients to disinfect and decrease the number of hospital acquired infections. Pretty cool ...

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Multiple Stage IV decubitus ulcers

Multiple Stage IV decubitus ulcers in a stroke patient who was neglected at home for a couple years following stroke. ...

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Microsporum canis

Microsporum canis The fungus has a lot of macroconidias The macroconidia is spindle sharped The transmission is from animals to ...

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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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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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Yellow fever vaccine

Researchers at Fiocruz Pernambuco have developed a new vaccine against yellow fever. Based on virus RNA, it was tested in ...

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GERD

28 years old, complains of sore throat in duration of more than 2 weeks, at the begining intense pain followed ...

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Cutaneous Leishmaniasis

Assessment: Cutaneous #Leishmaniasis in pt who trekked across the northern coast of South America from Brazil to Panama. Image shows ...

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Green urine

Male patient 43 years old . Green urine probably due to Pseudomonas Aeruginosae infection. The patient reports the assumption of ...

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