The transplant waitlist continues to grow, as does the need for lung transplants among patients with cystic fibrosis and other lung diseases. Should lung allocation be based solely on wait time?
A 67-year-old man presented to the office for a general medical examination. He had no new or significant symptoms to report. Of particular interest, 16 years ago, abdominal ultrasonography for gastrointestinal tract reasons had shown an incidental 2.3-cm renal mass.
What is a key difference clinicians can identify to differentiate between PTSD and other major mood disorders?
True or False: A patient cannot have PTSD without a previous traumatic event occurring. Take the quiz to test your knowledge.
Your patient is a 27-year-old woman with Celiac disease. She tells you that she avoids eating at restaurants as much as possible and has separate cookware at home specifically for gluten-free cooking. She asks if you think this is necessary to avoid gluten exposure.
Lisa Brenner PhD, discusses how the similarities between post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and other major mood disorders, such as depression, can lead to misdiagnosis and explains the key differences between PTSD and other mood disorders.
A 72-year-old man presented to our clinic with a rash on his chest. The rash had been present for 1 month and was pruritic and red.
In a recent study, researchers examined how routine tissue sampling following sinus surgery may be useful for the diagnosis and treatment of bilateral nasal polyposis.
A 6-year-old girl presented for evaluation of difficulty concentrating in class and following directions since having recently started 1st grade.
In this slideshow, click through the case reports to brush up on cases involving malnourishment, including vitamin D deficiency and rickets.
A 51-year-old man was referred to your neurology clinic for his “right si