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Is A Steel Toe Boot Enough To Stop A Bullet?

How often does one check whether a steel boot is sturdy enough to stop a bullet? Probably never. It requires some real...

‘Double Tongue’ Appearance due to Swelling of the Floor of Mouth

Spot diagnosis? Hint: Swelling of the floor of mouth after a toothache? A 68-year-old man presented...

Disseminated Varicella Infection in an Immunocompromised Patient

A 29-year-old man presented to the emergency department with complaints of a rash for 5 days and fever, cough, and difficulty breathing at rest...

Is Eating Fish a Health Hazard?

Certainly not! But accidental ingestion of fishbone can have complications! The chances of a fishbone...

Tree Man in real or another Hollywood fantasy?

Hearing of a tree man quickly gets us thinking about all those fictional characters we see on screen,...

The Avocado Hand… Beware!

Experts on the television may be seen slicing the avocado effortlessly and harmlessly, but not-so-expert people need to be cautious. The rock-hard pit of...

Boxer’s Fracture

What comes to mind when the diagnosis reads "Boxer's fracture"? A boxer got any of his bone fractured? Paradoxically,...

Cutaneous Metastases of Colon Carcinoma

A 59-year-old man, known case of metastatic colon cancer, had a history of painless and non-itchy skin lesions for 10 weeks. The skin...

Loss of Central Vision in a 13-year-old

A 13-year-old boy presented to the ophthalmology clinic with complaints of progressively increasing black spot in the center of his vision involving both eyes....

Elevated Happiness at the cost of Head Injury

A man of age 63 years is presented for medical attention. He had history of frontotemporal brain injury and a craniotomy. He...

Emulsification of Silicone Oil in the Eye

A 69-year-old male, known case of non-insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus, had undergone cataract surgery and vitrectomy of the right eye for treatment of...

Growing Skull Fracture in Posterior Cranial Fossa

In this case, a young boy aged 15 years was presented for medical attention. He had a swelling at the back of...

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