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Mystery Illness: Nosebleeds Are Killing Ethiopian Villagers

While the coronavirus might be breaking international news and headlines these days, a mystery illness has plagued the residents of Somali, an...

Hypotonic infant… Botulism

A caucasian male infant of 4-months was brought to the emergency department with a six-day history of decreased feeding. The mother reported...

Gangrenous leg!!

This 57 year old male had a 5 month history of progressive left lower extremity tissue loss, starting at the foot extending...

Rattlesnake bite

No, it's not a rock in the hand, it is the result of a rattlesnake bite. Rattlesnakes, also known as...

A Suspected Case of Child Abuse

A newborn baby boy was brought to the emergency room by his mother on his 32nd day of life with a history...

Eyeball tattoo gone wrong

A 26-year-old Mexican man presented with pain, photophobia, decreased visual acuity and eyelid edema in the right eye after undergoing a green eyeball tattoo in a tattoo...

Can Men Have Breast Cancer? Do They Have Breasts?

A 52-year-old Ashkenazi Jewish man presented to a breast clinic with a seven-week history of a non-tender lump in his left breast. Examination...

Scleromalacia Perforans – A Rare Eye Complication

This case is of a Pakistani woman who came to OPD on 19th July 2017 with a 7-month history of pain, gritty...

Coronavirus case report

A 35-year-old male resident of Washington, presented to an urgent care clinic on 19th January 2020, with a four-day history of fever,...

Mounds, ridges, and valleys on the scalp… Spot diagnosis?

A unit for burn and reconstructive surgery received a 30-year-old patient with an abnormal scalp appearance since his puberty. Physical...

Ocular injury

This patient while mounting frames fell victim to a misdirected screw that got embedded in the cornea, therefore the patient was brought...

Quarter blue! But why quarter?

The case above is of a 59-year-old hypertensive man who was brought to the emergency room stable but with an endotracheal tube...

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Osteitis Fibrosa Cystica… Is it Malignant?

In France, a 48-year-old male, new immigrant, known case of end-stage renal disease presented to the emergency room with complaints of difficulty in breathing....

The Aging Sleepless Brain

If you grew up with grandparents, chances are you’ve probably seen them grapple with their memory on numerous occasions as well as,...

Patient’s Black Hairy Tongue Linked To Minocycline Therapy

A 55-year-old woman was admitted to the hospital with a severe crush injury in both her legs after she got into a...

Coronavirus Test Results in a Few Minutes!

Who doesn’t want to protect himself during this COVID-19 pandemic? In today’s era, when even a slight rise in body temperature raises...
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