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This young woman's fingers become cold and white intermittently during the winter months since she moved to the northeast from the Caribbean. She also describes intermittent shortness of breath. What do you suspect?
A Vaccine is a Shot at Prevention: A Photo Essay
Hepatitis, measles, smallpox, polio, mumps, influenza, Fifth disease—a close look at the value of vaccination past, present, and future.
Reversible Coma in a Young Postpartum Woman
A young woman was admitted at 36 weeks' gestation with severe preeclampsia. During delivery, she experienced generalized seizures. She remained postictal throughout the normal vaginal birth.
Osteomyelitis in a 75-Year-Old Heroin User
Presenting complaints were fever, nausea, and lower abdominal pain that worsened with walking. Osteomyelitis is not commonly included in a differential for abdominal pain. This case is different.
Trachealization of the Esophagus
Eosinophilic esophagitis is often misdiagnosed as gastroesophageal reflux disease but does not respond to acid suppression therapy. Here, a close-to-textbook case.
Gastric Phytobezoar: A Case Report
A 59-year-old woman with a history of peptic ulcer disease (PUD) was seen in a clinic with complaints of pain in the epigastrium of several days’ duration.
Hemorrhagic Pituitary Apoplexy in Pregnancy: A Retrospective Radiologic Diagnosis
A 38-year-old woman became pregnant during the time she was undergoing evaluation for a pituitary adenoma. Here, see the case unfold.
Progressive Pulmonary Symptoms in an Elderly Woman
Results of a physical examination and CT scan of the chest offer clues to this patient's diagnosis.
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