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Osteogenesis imperfecta in infant x-ray

Term infant presented with dyspnea & tachypnea for 2 days , CXR was done & revealed multiple fractured & deformed ...


Insect bite

Patient woke up with 13 bumps/vesicles covering back bilaterally. Bumps appear to be vesicles approx 5mm with yellow fluid but ...


Vacuum dressing on arm

65 yo male hit by vehicle in a parking lot. Trauma in left arm resulted in an exposed nerve and ...


Thoracic outlet syndrome on x-ray

pt transferred to our hospital after being diagnosed with glenoid fossa fx. i don't see it. do you? no other ...


Pityriasis rosea

30yo female, presented with this rash - mainly on trunk. Started 4weeks ago around the neck region. Not pruritic. No ...


Granuloma annulare on hand

This is NOT ringworm. Any clue what it might be? It appeared beginning as a tiny red dot just larger ...



Very rare case, a 13 years old refugee female presented with life long history(the mother said ´´I felt the condition ...


Osteosarcoma on humerus

42y old indonesian woman came to ER with this huge #Osteosarcoma of left #Humerus. You can clearly see it must ...


Purulent olecranon bursitis

47 y/o Caucasian male presents complaining of 3 days of left elbow pain redness and swelling. Pt denied any trauma ...


Supracondylar fracture on elbow x-ray

what is the type of fx ? (Elbow x-ray)


Fracture of distal 5th metacarpal

where is the fx ??


Bullous pemphigoid

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


Snake bite

This is hand of a victim bitten by a snake. Traditional healer(Ozha-Snake Charmer) incised his hand with blade to remove ...


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/ ...


Bullous impetigo on leg

17 yo females presents to UC complaining of 6 days of worsening "blisters" located at the left antecubital fossa and ...


Humerus fracture on x-ray

22yof right #Humerus fracture. Fell backwards out of her chair.


TPN contamination in blood vial

Lets play GUESS THAT CONTAMINANT! Both renal panels drawn through a PICC line. Lab called me with a suspected contaminant. ...


Broomstick-type humerus fracture on x-ray

16 yr old male wrecked on his bicycle- flew over the handlebars. Typical broomstick-type fracture that might have been open ...


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 ...



Sometimes specimens come into our care already needing some conservation TLC. This specimen is currently on exhibit in our skin ...


Avascular necrosis on knee MRI

Male patient 32 years old professional cyclist presents pain and limitation in the right wrist after falling followed by right ...



#NameThatRash Pt presented to office for stubborn *psoriasis* plaques on elbows. Currently on Remicade infusions for psoriatic arthritis and cutaneous ...


Traumatic fingertip amputation

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


Upper arm ultrasound

Scanning a pt's R upper arm with US for PICC consideration and found the largest arm vein I've ever seen. ...


Verruca vulgaris

Common Warts (Verruca vulgaris) in a 24 years old patient. He presents Warts in the lips, neck, hands and thighs ...


Icthyosis vulgaris chronic management

Male of 24 years old, know in the dermatology service since 10 years ago for presenting Ichthyosis. The patient starts ...


Clavicle fracture cheat sheet

This isn't a case but rather a basic one page cheat for #Clavicle #Fracture I use these kind of cheat ...


x-ray of displaced clavicle fracture

27yo male had a bike accident and landed on his shoulder. 1st xray were taken at the ER the day ...


X ray of displaced middle third clavicle fracture

Female presenting with a fractured clavicle one and half months after it happened. Todays Xray


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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