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Ortho Dx: Thumb pain and swelling after a tumbling injury

Ortho Dx: Thumb pain and swelling after a tumbling injury

A 13-year-old girl presents with left thumb pain after a tumbling injury during gymnastics. On examination, she has moderate swelling ...

Derm Dx: A large mass on the scalp

Derm Dx: A large mass on the scalp

A 40-year-old African American man presents for evaluation of a mass affecting his posterior scalp, which has enlarged in size ...

Image of the Week: Fatigue, jaundice, and subtle dark corneal rings

Image of the Week: Fatigue, jaundice, and subtle dark corneal rings

A 19-year-old female with a family history that suggests Wilson disease presents with fatigue, jaundice, and subtle dark corneal rings.

Ortho Dx: Radiating right arm pain

Ortho Dx: Radiating right arm pain

A 34-year-old man presents with right-sided arm pain for 6 months, which radiates down his arm and is associated with ...

Image of the Week: Recurring abdominal and flank pain in a 37-year-old woman

Image of the Week: Recurring abdominal and flank pain in a 37-year-old woman

A 37-year-old woman with a family history of kidney problems presents to her clinician with recurring abdominal and flank pain. ...

Image of the Week: Dyspnea, cough, and facial swelling in a smoker

Image of the Week: Dyspnea, cough, and facial swelling in a smoker

A 70-year-old smoker presents with a 4-week history of dyspnea, cough, and facial swelling that is exacerbated by bending forward, ...

Ortho Dx: Shoulder pain radiating into the biceps

Ortho Dx: Shoulder pain radiating into the biceps

A 42-year-old woman presents with left shoulder pain radiating into the biceps for the past 2 months.

Image of the Week: Ataxia gait, vision loss, and diarrhea in a 14-year old boy

Image of the Week: Ataxia gait, vision loss, and diarrhea in a 14-year old boy

A 14-year-old boy is brought to the pediatrician by his mother over concerns of difficulty walking and worsening clumsiness. He ...

Derm Dx: A dome-shaped growth on the upper thigh

Derm Dx: A dome-shaped growth on the upper thigh

The patient is a 57-year-old man requesting removal of a growth on his left upper thigh. The lesion has been ...

Ortho Dx: Posterior hip dislocation after an accident

Ortho Dx: Posterior hip dislocation after an accident

A 34-year-old man presents to the emergency department after a motor vehicle accident with severe left hip pain and a ...

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