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Heroin overdose

Heightened awareness of prescription opioid addiction has led some of those addicted to turn to heroin. Increasingly, emergency departments (EDs) ...

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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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Acute sinusitis complicated by orbital abscess

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

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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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Munchausen syndrome by proxy

2yo M previously healthy with reported 3 weeks of diarrhea and emesis. Clinically stable. No emesis or diarrhea episodes since ...

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NG tube in the right bronchus

Chest radiograph case 1: What is the primary abnormality on this radiograph? #chest #X-ray #BSPR

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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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Correlation between childhood adversity and suicide

Despite the overall decline in suicide rates in Western countries during the past decades, suicide in young people is increasing ...

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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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Neonatal resuscitation in Chad

@DrsWithoutBorders performs a neonatal resuscitation on a new born at Am Timan Hospital in Chad. Chad is Africa’s fifth largest ...

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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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Bladder stone

Continent reservoir ileocystoplasty for treatment of bladder extrophy. At 16 years old, lost medical insurance. At 19 y, returned with ...

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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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Oral candidiasis in child

8 year child with extensive oral #Candidiasis .

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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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Resolved granuloma

Apparent granuloma resolved spontaneously without intervention. Dental radiograph revealed practical absence of roots as permanent teeth advances. Patient now recalls ...

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Frontal parietal tumor on MRI

4 y/o F to undergo #craniotomy for #tumor resection. MRI shows frontal parietal tumor along lateral margins of cyst. Pt ...

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Furuncle caused by Staphylococcus aureus

The #Furuncle is caused by Staphylococcus aureus. It is transmitted by contact with asymptomatic carriers, people with purulent lesion or ...

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Henoch-Schonlein Purpurs of left lower limb

Henoch-Schonlein Purpura in a 5-year old girl

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Chest x-ray of lucency in left upper lobe

Chest xray shows a lucency in the left upper lobe. What is your differential diagnosis? #FridayQuizDay

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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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Distal radius fracture on x-ray

11 year old boy fell from the monkey bar after playing a baseball game. Severe pain of the forearm. Normal ...

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MRI of cystic retrobulbar mass

3D fiesta image in a 2 week old with an abnormal pupil shows a cystic, retrobulbar mass (arrow) near the ...

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Cortical laminar necrosis on head CT

2 year old girl with sickle cell anaemia. She had 3 week history of fever with several episodes of convulsions. ...

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MRI of paraspinal mass mostly Extramedullary hematopoiesis

T1-W MRI in the same patient shows a mostly low signal intensity paraspinal mass typical of extramedullary hematopoiesis. Extramedullary hematopoiesis ...

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Papular rash

13mo healthy boy with papular rash on right arm and small patch on right shoulder, now stable x 3-4 weeks. ...

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Tinea capitis

7 yo male with history of intermittently pruritic, flaky rash that started 2 months ago was treated (and failed) with ...

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Alopecia areata

Patient 3. Male, 17 years old. There are 15 days notice of flaws in his hair. Considering the picture above ...

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