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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 ...

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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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Tattoo

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

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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 ...

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Psoriasis

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

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Traumatic fingertip amputation

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

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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. ...

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Verruca vulgaris

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

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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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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 ...

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Displaced clavicle fracture

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

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X ray of displaced middle third clavicle fracture

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

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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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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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Psoriasis

50M came in with what appeared to be times corporis, mildly itchy, non-painful, tried ketoconazole cream, 2 weeks later returned ...

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Severe venous hematoma from a needle injury

Any guesses what happened here?

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left radius and ulnar shaft fractures on x-ray

7 yo male who landed wrong on trampoline. This demonstrates the importance of obtaining 2 views that are 90 degrees ...

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inflammation of left elbow following traumatic incident

Male 59 years old with the treatment of levofloxacin 750mg VO c / 24Hrs, Meloxicam 15mg VO c / 24Hrs ...

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inflammation of unknown origin of right elbow

50 yo m who was febrile 5 days ago. Reports pain 8/10 in his right elbow. The area at the ...

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neurotic excoriations

72 yo female with these itchy-burning lesions all over the body for 20+ years. Improvement, but not disappearance in spring- ...

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Plain radiograph of elbow showing avulsed medial epicondyle

P radiograph of the elbow in a young child after an injury shows marked medial soft tissue swelling (white) with ...

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Hard edema in left forearm

7-year-old child, male, checked in the Unit brought by her mother, showing hard edema in left forearm, and elbow showing ...

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Polio on chest x-ray

Differential?

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Lipomatosis

they are all on body.....and my friends the diagnosis is.......

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syphilis bone lesions

This disease is not necessarily rare. In fact, it was one of the most prevalent diseases of the eighteenth and ...

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Occlusive thrombosis of the left brachiocephalic vein

A 9 year-old male patient with history of end-stage renal disease secondary to posterior urethral valves received dialysis though a ...

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Hereditary multiple exostoses

18 y M gives H/o fall 2 years back while playing, following which there was a malunion of elbow joint. ...

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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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fracture and dislocation of right shoulder x-ray

Female, 65 years old, motor car accident, fracture dislocation right shoulder

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superficial thrombophlebitis post IV placement into left cephalic vein

IV placement into L cephalic vein of 76F 4 days ago. Increased swelling/pain and reduced range of movement. Incidental finding ...

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