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Image of the Week: A drinking binge leads to a surgical emergency

Image of the Week: A drinking binge leads to a surgical emergency

A 58-year-old man with a history of alcoholism presents to the emergency room after a 4-day drinking binge. A diagnosis ...

Image of the Week: Which arteriovenous malformation is linked with migraines?

Image of the Week: Which arteriovenous malformation is linked with migraines?

A man presents with severe epistaxis, frequent migraines, and multiple cutaneous and oral mucosal telangiectasia. His diagnosis commonly manifests as ...

Image of the Week: What's the cause of these lesions and vision loss?

Image of the Week: What's the cause of these lesions and vision loss?

A 29-year-old woman presents with new-onset blurred vision and a history of oral aphthous ulcers and painful genital lesions.

Image of the Week: Which neurotransmitter is the cause of these symptoms?

Image of the Week: Which neurotransmitter is the cause of these symptoms?

A woman presents with an 8-month history of colicky abdominal pain, diarrhea, and cutaneous flushing, which are the result of ...

Image of the Week: Hunting for deer and a diagnosis

Image of the Week: Hunting for deer and a diagnosis

An 18-year-old male begins having episodes of pruritus and erythematous plaques upon field-dressing a deer.

Image of the Week: Which malignancy is the greatest risk for this patient?

Image of the Week: Which malignancy is the greatest risk for this patient?

A 60-year-old woman presents with a new nonpruritic rash and muscle weakness. Her condition is associated with an increased risk ...

Image of the Week: A striking skin abnormality since birth

Image of the Week: A striking skin abnormality since birth

A 15-year-old boy presents with rough, corrugated plaques on his hands, wrist, feet, and ankles that has worsened over the ...

Image of the Week: Which drug might prevent this condition?

Image of the Week: Which drug might prevent this condition?

Following a myocardial infarction and coronary stent implantation, a 63-year-old man has an increased white blood cell count, an enlarged ...

Image of the Week: An abnormal growth and an incidental finding

Image of the Week: An abnormal growth and an incidental finding

An elderly patient presents with a mass on his tongue and multiple deep grooves dorsally and laterally.

Image of the Week: When a tight wedding ring suggests a rare diagnosis

Image of the Week: When a tight wedding ring suggests a rare diagnosis

A man’s complaint of a tight wedding ring leads to the diagnosis of an adenoma that can only be debulked, ...

Image of the Week: How 3D printing is being used to treat cancer

Image of the Week: How 3D printing is being used to treat cancer

Diagnosed with Ewing sarcoma and facing a total femur amputation, one man’s surgeon uses 3D printing to preserve his ability ...

Image of the Week: A heavy metal emergency

Image of the Week: A heavy metal emergency

Blue discoloration is seen on the gum line of this patient who reports spending the last 5 months renovating his ...

Image of the Week: Cutaneous cobblestone lesions

Image of the Week: Cutaneous cobblestone lesions

A procedure to treat burns applied 30 years ago resulted in these non-tender, punched-out lesions.

Image of the Week: A clinical clue appears at the bedside

Image of the Week: A clinical clue appears at the bedside

Following pituitary surgery, a blood-tinged stain appears on this patient’s pillowcase.

Image of the Week: Why is this pianist losing dexterity?

Image of the Week: Why is this pianist losing dexterity?

A 77-year-old pianist presents with a loss of dexterity and limited extension of the fingers of his dominant hand.

Image of the Week: A striking ocular abnormality

Image of the Week: A striking ocular abnormality

After ashes from this patient’s cigarette flew into his eyes, he presented with this striking abnormality.

Image of the Week: A dramatic cutaneous presentation

Image of the Week: A dramatic cutaneous presentation

This patient presents with large, nodular, erythematous lesions on only one leg.

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