- Can you identify this asymptomatic lesion on the neck of a healthy 14-year-old boy?
- I was asked to see this child by her physician who was concerned that these lesions were a neoplastic event.
- Millions enjoy skiing, snowboarding, and sledding. These cold weather activities--while exhilarating--also cause many injuries, each with distinct clinical characteristics
- A 30-hour-old boy--born to a 36-year-old gravida 3, para 3, at full term via a spontaneous vaginal delivery--was noted to a have a mildly distended abdomen while in the newborn nursery.
asthmaGonorrhea (aka "the clap," or "the drip") is caused by sexually transmitted Neisseria gonorrhoeae--a Gram-negative diplococcus.
asthmaThe mother of a young child was concerned about these hyperpigmented streaks that had appeared on her son's upper chest during the previous 2 weeks.
asthmaA 9-year-old Hispanic boy presented with submental swelling and dysphagia.
asthmaThis day-old, macular, blanching, nonpruritic rash had developed in the right axilla and on the right arm and right side of the trunk of a 3 1/2-year-old boy.
asthmaThe parents of a 2-month-old infant were concerned about a gradually enlarging reddish mass in the inner canthus of their daughter's left eye.
asthma<DIV id=article-content-body> <P><IMG class=imageBorderBlue border=0 alt="" align=left src="/sites/default/files/transfer/img_4dbb14e73c95c.jpg" width=100 height=100></P><!-- END FIGURE CODE --><!-- START FIGURE CODE --> <P><IMG class=imageBorderBlue border=0 alt=XXXXXX align=left src="/sites/default/files/transfer/img_4dbb14e77ccbe.jpg" width=100 height=100></P><!-- END FIGURE CODE --> <P>Seven-year-old girl with generalized rash that started as a single isolated oval lesion on the lower abdomen (<STRONG>A</STRONG>). Six days later, diffuse papulosquamous lesions appeared mainly on the trunk (<STRONG>B</STRONG>), sparing the scalp, face, and extremities. Intense itching despite 3 days of <SPAN class=DrugLink>diphenhydramine<SPAN>(</SPAN></SPAN> therapy.</P></DIV>