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Ortho Dx: Lower Back Pain in a 16-Year-Old Male Athlete

Ortho Dx: Lower Back Pain in a 16-Year-Old Male Athlete

A 16-year-old male football player presents to his clinician with 2 months of lower back pain that worsens upon playing. ...

Image of the Week: Worsening Stress Urinary Incontinence in a 62-Year-Old Woman

Image of the Week: Worsening Stress Urinary Incontinence in a 62-Year-Old Woman

A 62-year-old woman presents to her gynecologist with worsening stress urinary incontinence. Magnetic resonance imaging of the pelvis was performed ...

Ortho Dx: Open Fracture of the Hand

Ortho Dx: Open Fracture of the Hand

A 28-year-old man sustained a distal fifth metacarpal fracture of the right hand after striking a wall.

Image of the Week: Poor Growth, Fatigue, and Irritability in a 3-Year-Old Boy

Image of the Week: Poor Growth, Fatigue, and Irritability in a 3-Year-Old Boy

A 3-year-old African American boy is brought to his pediatrician by his mother over concerns of poor growth, fatigue, and ...

Derm Dx: Flesh-Colored Papule With Pigmented Speckles

Derm Dx: Flesh-Colored Papule With Pigmented Speckles

A 70-year-old woman presents for evaluation of an asymptomatic growth on her right wrist.

Ortho Dx: Right Hip Pain Following a Fall on Ice

Ortho Dx: Right Hip Pain Following a Fall on Ice

A 42-year-old man complains of a 2-month history of moderate right hip pain following a fall on ice.

Image of the Week: Neck Pain, Headache, and Dysdiadochokinesia

Image of the Week: Neck Pain, Headache, and Dysdiadochokinesia

A 28-year-old woman presents to the emergency department with an occipital headache and neck pain.

Derm Dx: Coarse Hairs on the Lower Extremity

Derm Dx: Coarse Hairs on the Lower Extremity

A 30-year-old Hispanic man requests laser removal of cosmetically bothersome coarse hairs on his lower extremity.

Ortho Dx: Chronic Lower Back Pain and an Incidental Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm

Ortho Dx: Chronic Lower Back Pain and an Incidental Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm

A 78-year-old man presents with chronic lower back pain; lateral radiographs demonstrate an incidental abdominal aortic aneurysm.

Image of the Week: Macroglossia and peripheral edema in a 65-year-old man

Image of the Week: Macroglossia and peripheral edema in a 65-year-old man

A 65-year-old man presents with complaints of increasing fatigue, dyspnea on exertion, and unintentional weight loss within the last 6 ...

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