During presentation to the emergency department, she was found to have a white blood cell count of 18,000 with a left shift, urinalysis positive for leukocytes and nitrites.
A 2-year-old boy was having worsening daily episodes of explosive diarrhea. He had no fevers, and his appetite and diet were unchanged.
There was no warning, he had no allergies, and they were not associated with any cold symptoms or other conditions.
In this case, the patient not only subsequently had a stroke 2 years later, but he also required coronary artery bypass surgery within 5 years.
Military sexual trauma includes any sexual activity in which a service member is involved against his or her will, ranging from sexual harassment to rape.
The elevated blood glucose measurement was associated with the presence of fructose on the patient's fingers from picking cherries.
Premature thelarche can often be confused with precocious puberty and will resolve over time without intervention.
Evidence suggests that exposure to Agent Orange is linked with a number of serious and potentially fatal diseases.