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Unwarmed EDTA sample

how can you explain the Hb HCT results ?


Synovial Hemangioma of the Knee

44 y/o F with intermittent knee pain and swelling for several years. What is your diagnosis?


CT of acute on chronic subdural hematoma

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


post-mastectomy lymphedema

Female, 60 years old. Ten years ago she underwent a mastectomy to treat breast cancer. Two weeks after surgery she ...


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 ...


Fibrotic trauma of tongue progressing towards back

update to first case upload. 40 yo male, non smoker, heavy drinker. As in first upload noticed sore on tongue ...


Abdominal wall hematoma on CT abdomen without any cause except coughing and senility

70 YO female patient. She has abdominal pain which started while she was coughing. She has HT, Diabetes. She doesn't ...


lateral boarder of tongue lesion - biopsy results pending

Canker sore or early SCC?. Male of mixed race, 40 years old. Non smoker but consumes alcohol heavily. Current health ...


Choosing Wisely to reduce unnecessary tests and treatments

Routine prescription of antibiotics. Cancer screening in low-risk populations. These are some of the practices identified by Choosing Wisely, an ...


BCG for intravesical treatment of bladder cancer

This is BCG for intravesical treatment of bladder cancer. In the past we've used a closed system made by Merck ...


Embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma on MRI

4 Y/O Female with hx. of Embryonal Rhabdomyosarcoma. S/P End of Chemo and port removal. Sadly, there has been a ...


Pyelonephritis on kidney CT

Oblique coronal contrasted CT image of the kidneys in a teenager with flank pain & fever shows patchy foci of ...


Primary hyperparathyroidism and adenoma on CT

Three types of imaging used in preop localization of primary hyperparathyroidism (PHPT). 1) Adenoma in 4D computed tomography. 2) Ultrasound; ...


Pyogenic granuloma

Patient came in with a chief complaint of mass on 1st digit, right. HPI started 3 months prioir to admission ...


Meningioma and neurosurgery

39yoF with over 6 months history of progressive left leg weakness (lesion is on the right). Prompted to ER for ...


Enlarged right supraclavicular lymph node and chest x-ray

OK, this is going to be at least a three-part case; taking it step-wise, just like in real life. 75 ...


Large B-cell lymphoma on PET scans

PET and CT imaging are often used to ascertain changes in tumors. 1) PET scans of diffuse large B-cell lymphoma, ...


Indeterminate sclerotic lesion within left posterior iliac wing and smaller lesion on right 11th rib

HELP!!! 59 M went to PCP for abdominal pain and diarrhea. PCP sent for CT of abdomen and pelvis, which ...


Luminal A spindled areas and breast carcinoma

#Breast-cancer #Carcinoma not otherwise specified - spindled areas (genetic association?) 84 yo woman, previous thyroid papillary carcinoma and endometrial endometriod ...


Acute myelogenous leukemia with maturation

this is a case of a 17-year-old female presenting with fever, body malaise and a 1-year history of hematoma on ...


Wilms tumor and breast cancer risk due to radiotherapy on CT scan

1. CT scan (A) and radiographs w/ breast-tissue contours of a 5y/o female with Wilms tumor. Radiographs show whole-lung (B), ...


Asymmetric interstitial opacities on chest xray

60 yr old female with cough since 2 months.h/o loss of weight.


Complicated respiratory distress with asthma history

45 yr old female k/c/o asthma on steroids .not responding to nebulisation with ventol or steroids.


Pericardial effusion

case continued; initial bedside US confirmed suspicions of pericardial effusion. Pt remained Hemodynamically stable but still SOB at rest. STAT ...


Invasive ductal carcinoma on mammogram

A 27-year-old, African American female presented with a right breast mass, palpable for one year. Given the patient’s age, an ...


Bronchiolitis with left lobe abscess on chest Xray

Esophagostomy with reconstruction. Hx -> pt male, 28yo, at age of 10 a traumatic fall caused a punctured and large ...


Varicose vein

28 yr old male varicose ant. Left Leg since 1 year.other sites normal .right leg normal



45 yr old male h/o tobacco chewing.


Adjuvant therapy

70yof colon cancer fully excised 2 years ago. Then "just to make sure" she received radiation and chemotherapy. Developed atrophy ...


Histology of granulocytic sarcoma

This HIV positive 63 year old female patient had an enlarging left anterior chest wall mass which was subsequently biopsied. ...

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