Image of the Week

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.

Image of the Week: An extreme presentation

Image of the Week: An extreme presentation

A man presents with multiple erythematous plaques under his arm and on his chest.

Image of the Week: A rapid progression

Image of the Week: A rapid progression

A man with autism presents with new rapidly progressive nodular lesions on his trunk and limbs.

Image of the Week: A peripubertal anomaly

Image of the Week: A peripubertal anomaly

A teenager presents with a hairy plaque on his shoulder.

Image of the Week: Baby with a blue tongue

Image of the Week: Baby with a blue tongue

An 8-week-old, breast-fed infant presents with a blue tongue.

Image of the Week: Uncommon presentation or uncommon disease?

Image of the Week: Uncommon presentation or uncommon disease?

This unusual morphology formed when this patient was treated for a common wart with cantharidin.

Image of the Week: Mediterranean fever

Image of the Week: Mediterranean fever

This patient is from Syria and has familial Mediterranean fever, which primarily affects individuals of Mediterranean descent.

Image of the Week: Pedaling purpura

Image of the Week: Pedaling purpura

This patient returned from a 4-hour bike ride with a non-blanching purpuric rash on his lower legs that spared the ...

Image of the Week: Seeking asylum and a diagnosis

Image of the Week: Seeking asylum and a diagnosis

A 19-year-old Somali refugee presents with an 8-week history of non-pruritic verrucous growths on his face and ears.

Image of the Week: Something to write home about

Image of the Week: Something to write home about

A 9-year-old girl presented with painless brown macules on the sole of her right foot after spending the day playing ...

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