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Necrotizing fasciitis of leg

56 y/o F PMH well controlled DMII, otherwise fairly healthy. No Hx of diabetic foot ulcers or open wounds of ...

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Osteomyelitis

82 year old (very active) patient. DM, severe PVD presented to PCP and was referred for this ulcer. Unsure of ...

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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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Foot wound following pedicure

Follow up, on the foot wound, after pedicure. Area is sore to the touch. Pt able to flex foot up, ...

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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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Femur fracture on x-ray

This case had an accident recently, femur fracture occurred which is oblique fracture. Surgery has been done, but after 2 ...

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Skin irritation from prosthesis

Skin irritation from a gel sealing suspension sleeve in a TT prosthesis (the sleeve is the dark grey fabric covered ...

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Venous stasis

A 79-yo man presented w/ 4-wk hx of skin changes on both lower extremities. Two prior courses of abx for ...

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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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Parameniscal pseudocyst of meniscal origin in knee MRI

This 29-year-old presents with knee pain, and you are shown one sagittal water-weighted fat-suppressed image of a high signal intensity ...

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Bullous pemphigoid

68 year olds women, long time bed ridden, sudden eruption of blisters all over the back and limbs, for 1 ...

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Fractured femur on x-ray

83 yr old female came to ED for muscle cramping in leg x 2 wks. Denied injury to area. Denied ...

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Cellulitis

Homecare patient, first visit to open case. Diagnosis given as cellulitis LLE. 65 year old male, obese, diabetic living alone ...

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Comminuted displaced fracture of the lower tibia shaft

comminuted displaced fracture of the lower tibia shaft. The fracture extends to the lower tibia articular surface. So what happen ...

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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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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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Laceration on foot

massive laceration following RTA. Any suggestions regarding management plans for this patient re: skin grafting? Or let it heal naturally ...

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Molluscum Contagiosum on knee

6 year old healthy female twisted right ankle today. Noticed small round nodules in the popliteal region on physical exam. ...

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Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease

A team of researchers has identified inflammatory cells that play a key role in non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD). The ...

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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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Leriche Syndrome

M65a, with dx of #LericheSyndrome, intervened 5 years ago: extra anatomical axilobifemoral bypass (PTFE 8mm) with adequate hemodynamic result. 3 ...

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Osteomyelitis

Osteomyelitis is both a historical and modern health concern. Before the advent of germ theory, infections in the medullary cavity ...

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Golden lotus

The golden lotus sounds like the name of a fancy place one would go to look glamorous, and in a ...

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Traumatic fingertip amputation

Traumatic fingertip amputation. Patient got his glove caught in a saw at work and it ripped off his fingertip. Needs ...

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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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Femur fracture on x-ray

Right femur fracture

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Laceration from lawn mower

patient had an accident on the lawn mower.

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Three distinct fractures in the same knee

Three avulsion fractures are present in this case. The vertically oriented fragment along the lateral tibia (pink) is known as ...

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