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Posterior clavicle dislocation on 3D CT

posterior clavicle dislocation.... true orthopedic emergency... high risk of neurovascular or airway compromise. CTA was negative. Was taken to OR ...

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Iron lung

Because of widespread vaccination, polio was eliminated from the Western Hemisphere in 1994. In 2016, it continues to circulate in ...

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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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Foreign body found during lung surgery

The patient was admitted in our department with the diagnosis "Lung cancer". During the operation a foreign body instead of ...

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Inferior MI on 12 lead ECG

53 yo M. called EMS because of chest pain and SHOB. Secondary symptoms included pale, cool and clammy skin, nausea, ...

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Pulmonary embolism in CT

Axial contrast enhanced CT shows a large pulmonary embolism (arrow) saddling the bifurcation of the pulmonary arteries. Pulmonary embolism is ...

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Pulmonary Tuberculosis

Pulmonary #Tuberculosis with multiple cavities in a parient with HIV-AIDS

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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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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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Foreign body ingestion leading to aspiration

A case of pistachio nut aspiration. Foreign body was removed via rigit #Bronchoscopy. #Foreign-body #Aspiration #pistachio #thoracicsurgery #cough

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Cyanokit

50-something M patient to ED with ROSC after arrest secondary to house fire. Cyanokit is given to bind cyanide produced ...

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Tracheo-innominate fistula

#Tracheo-innominate-fistula, a rare and often deadly complication of #Tracheostomy! Yellow arrow points to the tracheostomy stoma, black arrow points to ...

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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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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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Hyperinflated lungs in emphysema on x-ray

58F. SOB. Textbook example of what condition?

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congenital pulmonary hypoplasia

#Pulmonary-hypoplasia in a 22-week-old infant, delivered via spontaneous vaginal delivery for non-reassuring fetal heart tones, but stillborn on delivery. Note ...

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inflammatory changes and old forgien body on right breast mammogram

56yom presents to clinic with acute onset right chest pain with very large area of erythema, edema, and induratuon approx ...

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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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Polio on chest x-ray

Differential?

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malpositioned umbilical venous catheter in a premature newborn

AP chest radiograph in a premature newborn shows malpositioning of an umbilical venous catheter which courses through the right atrium, ...

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Morgagni diaphragmatic hernia on chest x-ray

Chest x-ray shows a portion of the colon herniating above the diapragm anteriorly. Morgagni hernias are a rare type of ...

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Neurofibromatosis Type 1

Neurofibromatosis type 1

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Bilateral lung contusions on chest x-ray

Blunt trauma to the chest in a child. The worst I've ever seen. Image demonstrated massive lung contusions bilaterally. Unfortunately, ...

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Acute respiratory distress syndrome on chest x-ray

70y/o lady with ARDS. On lung protective strategies and prone ventilation. Subsequently developed this due to high PEEP ventilatory setting ...

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Normal heart and lungs of a newborn

#Heart and #Lungs from a term baby who died shortly after delivery. Autopsy revealed #Necrotizing-enterocolitis to be the cause of ...

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Radiograph of two retained bullets in chest

17M. Shot 4 times with retention of two bullets. 3 to his torso and one to his right ankle. Drug ...

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Aortagram demonstrating bilateral renal artery stenosis

Bilateral #renal artery #stenosis brought to #interventional #radiology for management. Aortogram demonstrates occlusion of the left renal artery (yellow arrow) ...

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left-sided hydronephrosis on USG after left ureteric calculi retrieval

This 42-year-old male presents for follow-up four weeks after ureteroscopy and stone retrieval for a left ureteric calculus and resultant ...

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xanthoma disseminatum

This 43yo male was referred to our dermatology clinic in western Mexico. He developed this lesions over three months. They ...

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septal anterolateral ST elevation during myocardial infarction on EKG

Out-of-hospital case study. 35YO male called EMS for epigastric/chest pain. Pt states intermittent episodes of the same for 5/7 with ...

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