Advisor Dx

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Image of the Week: Tense vesicles and bullae on the neck, lower abdomen, and extremities

Image of the Week: Tense vesicles and bullae on the neck, lower abdomen, and extremities

A 4-year-old boy with known G6PD deficiency presents with numerous tense vesicles and bullae on his neck, lower abdomen, and ...

Ortho Dx: A painful ring finger

Ortho Dx: A painful ring finger

A 72-year-old man presents with pain and stiffness in his right hand. The pain is worse in his fingers, especially ...

Image of the Week: Acute chest pain and dyspnea

Image of the Week: Acute chest pain and dyspnea

A 67-year-old woman presents to the emergency room with acute chest pain and dyspnea after the death of her husband. ...

Derm Dx: A cluster of moles on a man's back

Derm Dx: A cluster of moles on a man's back

A 35-year-old man has a family history of skin cancer and requests a full body examination. His wife is especially ...

Ortho Dx: New compression fractures in an elderly man

Ortho Dx: New compression fractures in an elderly man

A 79-year-old man presents with increasing thoracolumbar pain and difficulty straightening his back. He denies having radiating pain down the ...

Image of the Week: Salmon-pink, scaly papules

Image of the Week: Salmon-pink, scaly papules

An 8-year-old boy is brought to the pediatrician by his mother due to concerns of numerous small, salmon-pink, scaly papules ...

Derm Dx: A growth behind the ear

Derm Dx: A growth behind the ear

A 58-year-old man presents for evaluation of a growth behind his left ear. The lesion has been present for at ...

Ortho Dx: Arthritis of the knee

Ortho Dx: Arthritis of the knee

A 58-year-old woman presents with left knee pain of several months’ duration. She had a left knee arthroscopic lateral meniscectomy ...

Derm Dx: A rash on the cheek and forehead

Derm Dx: A rash on the cheek and forehead

The patient is a 43-year-old Hispanic man who complains of a rash affecting his right cheek and forehead. The eruption ...

Image of the Week: Erectile dysfunction and bilateral buttock pain

Image of the Week: Erectile dysfunction and bilateral buttock pain

A 56-year-old man presents with a 3-month history of erectile dysfunction and bilateral buttock pain on exertion, but not at ...

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