A 78-year-old man presented with thickened, heavily lined skin on his posterior neck that had been present for an indeterminate period of time.
A previously healthy 4-month-old infant presents with weak cry, inability to feed, and having the appearance of a “floppy rag doll.”
A 30-year-old woman who is 6 weeks pregnant calls into the after-hours Ob/Gyn line over the weekend with reported spotting.
A middle-aged black woman has been experiencing swelling of her arms and legs for the past 5 years.
A 91-year-old Hispanic woman was referred for wound care services with a stage III sacral pressure ulcer.
A mass located above the left groin of an 85-year-old woman was found to be a subcutaneous abscess.
An 80-year-old man was referred by his cardiologist for assessment of an asymptomatic rash on his upper back.
A 50-year-old man with a history of HIV presents with 2 weeks of fevers, chills, night sweats, dry cough, and malaise.
A 26-year-old woman was referred for evaluation of a left orbital mass.
A 23-month-old female sustained a trip-and-fall with a pencil in her mouth.
Pam was a 54-year-old woman who had recently been diagnosed with endometrial and ovarian cancer.
A normally healthy 7-year-old female complained of “not feeling good,” and her pediatrician noted that she had a unilateral lymphadenopathy in her right axilla.
Mr J was an 89-year-old man with a long history of problems voiding due to increasing benign prostatic hyperplasia.
During presentation to the emergency department, she was found to have a white blood cell count of 18,000 with a left shift, urinalysis positive for leukocytes and nitrites.
A 2-year-old boy was having worsening daily episodes of explosive diarrhea. He had no fevers, and his appetite and diet were unchanged.
There was no warning, he had no allergies, and they were not associated with any cold symptoms or other conditions.
In this case, the patient not only subsequently had a stroke 2 years later, but he also required coronary artery bypass surgery within 5 years.
Military sexual trauma includes any sexual activity in which a service member is involved against his or her will, ranging from sexual harassment to rape.
A young boy’s complaint of a tender mass on his left thigh is diagnosed as osteosarcoma.
The patient’s use of minocycline was associated with patchy hyperpigmentation as a result of iron deposition in the dermal cells.