Patients with type 2 diabetes and severe insulin resistance may require large doses of insulin to achieve glycemic control.
The child and her twin tested positive for influenza B infection one week earlier. The child's pulse, respirations, and blood pressure were within normal limits.
Patients aged 20 to 44 years who have diabetes have unique health concerns compared with older and younger patients with diabetes.
Probiotics may be beneficial for antibiotic-associated diarrhea, digestive symptoms, necrotizing enterocolitis, respiratory tract infections, and other health conditions.
A patient visits her primary care physician for a two-year follow-up after a Roux-en-Y gastric bypass surgery to check for complications.
A 29-year-old woman, 12 years post-liver transplant, presents with fever and tachycardia and had recently reported fatigue, weakness, and abdominal pain.
An older patient with type 2 diabetes expresses concern about potential peripheral neuropathy.
A 38-year-old man presents to an otolaryngology clinic with itchy eyes, periorbital swelling, and an itchy red rash on his face and arms.
A patient with diabetes questions the necessity of starting a statin.
The patient, aged 69 years, had a 43-year history of type 1 diabetes and was scheduled to undergo a chest wall resection.