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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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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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Achondroplasia on x-ray

Lateral view of the spine in the same patient shows thoracolumbar junction kyphosis, lumbosacral junction lordosis, short pedicles, & "beaked"/"bullet" ...

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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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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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painful erythema over the neck and face

53 years old male presents with this no painful erythema well-spread over his neck and face.continuous presenting symptoms from about ...

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Flaccid triphalangeal thumb in Holt Oram syndrome

7 week old with typical signs and symptoms of which syndrome?

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Small bowel in an omphalocele in a newborn

newborn male infant found on exam to have small #Omphalocele. This was not noted at delivery. Infant was fed (breastmilk) ...

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Human papilloma virus warts on the knee

13 yo female with skin lesions for a year, initially treated with 3 sessions of cryotherapy and then a unknown ...

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Tinea corporis on chest

11 year old boy whose cat ate a mouse 4 days ago, the cat died the same day, and the ...

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Osteopetroses on x-ray

a few months old female with fetal alcohol syndrome and something else. Ideas?

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CT of acute on chronic subdural hematoma

Vomiting,coma. Anticoagulation with Warfarin. INR 4,0

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cutaneous manifestations of hypoalbuminemia

59 y/o, male; states it's been 2 years since the lymphedema started. Other conditions that the patient has: cirrhosis, esophageal ...

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lymphoepithelioma like thymic carcinoma in histopathology

this is are H&E slides of a cell block from the pleural fluid of a 61/F presenting with masses in ...

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Niemann Pick disease with massive hepatospleenomegaly

14 mo. old female baby with mentally retardation, massive hepatosplenomegaly, wasted limps and hypotonia. There is positive family history of ...

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Osteopetroses on x-ray

Follow up skeletal survey images of female with #Osteopetroses

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ST313 Salmonella typhimurium

Scientists from the State University of São Paulo (Unesp), PASIQUIBAC Laboratory at the Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences of Araraquara, with ...

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Meningioma on MRI T1

38 yo m presents to ER for complaints of headaches for multiple months, worse in the morning. Examination reveals multiple ...

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Bronchiectasis on chest CT

There is extensive varicoid bronchiectasis throughout the lungs. Cystic fibrosis is the most common lethal inherited disease in Caucasians. Most ...

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Ectrodactyly

30 year old female with incidental hand and feet deformity seen at a medical mission clinic

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Heparin-induced thrombocytopenia

Female 71 years old with mediastinal neoplasm infiltrating the superior vena cava and right atrium (histology: thymoma type A). Clinical ...

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pruritic pre-tibial lesions and pitting edema on upper limb

pt presented with intensely pruritic pre-tibial lesions and pitting edema. Spread over three days to lesions noted on arms and ...

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Macrophage consuming red blood cells

This toddler presented with familial #Hemophagocytic-lymphohistiocytosis and underwent a matched allogeneic #Bone-marrow-transplant from her father. Image 1 shows a macrophage ...

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Iris in albinism on slit lamp examination

Here's a slitlamp photo of the #Iris of a patient with #Albinism. In this retroillumination technique, light is directed through ...

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Turner's Syndrome on fetal ultrasound

patient came for an 11-13 week NT scan. Incidental findings on cystic #Hygroma measuring 6.8mm. Patient then went for genetic ...

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Choroidal hemangioma on fundoscopy in Sturge Weber syndrome

11 month old with right sided port-wine stain and no neuro sx. Followed without diagnosis of sturge-weber. Finally referred to ...

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Pneumomediastinum and retropharyngeal air on x-ray

healthy 16 yo male with acute onset of neck and chest pain yesterday. Came to ED and had crepitus in ...

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Hydrocephalus and bulging fontanelles

2 mo old female presents for well exam with concern regarding head shape. Infant was last seen at 4 days ...

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Hematemesis

This is why a good history and clinical acumen is crucial in treating patients.36 yrs old/ gentleman / came to ...

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Congenital trigger thumb and interphalangeal joint of left thumb on x-ray

16 month old female with limited rom of the IPJ of the left thumb. Parents noticed it when trimming fingernails. ...

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