Early recognition of chronic venous insufficiency helps improve outcome and reduces the need for surgical intervention.
In the case of hypothyroidism, Hashimoto thyroiditis is the most common autoimmune presentation.
Elderly patients have a higher tolerance for GERD symptoms compared with younger patients; therefore, these symptoms may be under-reported.
A patient presents with fever, cough, and shortness of breath that have worsened in the past 2 days.
A highly publicized custody dispute in Texas has garnered attention from medical societies and policy makers alike.
Investigators found data that showed in patients who were treated with clozapine, the risk of infection was higher compared with patients who were treated with other antipsychotics.
A teenaged girl is brought to the clinic by her mother for evaluation of a rash on her face and back.
Teledermatology offers near-immediate access to specialty medicine for underserved populations. Robert Stavert, MD, MBA, describes the successful physician-to-physician model his team employs at a safety net healthcare system.
IBS is more common in women and symptoms may fluctuate over time, often mimicking other conditions and may result in diagnosis delays or misdiagnosis, which can delay treatment.
Peripheral artery disease is one of the most underdiagnosed entities in vascular medicine, and clinicians should look for specific patient risk factors such as smoking, diabetes, hypertension, and hyperlipidemia when screening for this disease.