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Extreme finger clubbing!

This photo was taken by a paramedic that met a 56 year old lady who was diagnosed with Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis and...

The fascinating journey of growing the ear! 👂🏼

Doctors have attached a new ear to a cancer patient that was grown on her own forearm, built from her own tissue!The...

Scoliosis surgery, before and after.

These are the operative photos of a 5 hour scoliosis correction/alignment surgery done in an 18-year-old female that was found to have...

The hair grew in the eye!!

A boy in his teens presented with a gradually increasing mass in the right eye since childhood. Examination revealed an elevated yellowish...

It’s not just a simple doctor’s visit when the patient is a gorilla!!

They can’t take any chances when there’s a 414-pound gorilla on the exam table. Barney, a 25-year-old silverback gorilla...

Texas Pete hot sauce accident

Texas Pete hot sauce accidentally lodged inside patient's rectum after "a fall". A man in his fifties was brought to the emergency...

Stung by a jellyfish

A 31 year old Chinese man, stung by multiple tentacle box jellyfish at Chawang beach on Samui island, Thailand. He lost consciousness...

And how your day at work looks like?

Powerful image of an aftermath of a gunshot wound to chest! Patient arrived in cardiac arrest. He underwent emergency...

An unbelievable case of a lightning strike survivor!

24 year-old Winston K. earned this intricate body art during a spring storm when he went outside to save his pumpkins. Ironically he...

Drunk driver impaled by a wooden fence!

He was transported to the hospital where surgeons carefully removed the log from the patient's leg. It was said that the log...

Arteriovenous fistula

This is actually arteriovenous fistula which is a surgically made connection between an artery and a vein. You may...

Case study of tetanus in an unvaccinated child.

Centers for disease control and prevention (CDC) has released a case study of the first pediatric case of Tetanus in over 30...

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Wound Dressing Made of Diamonds!

Researchers at RMIT University have found an unlikely solution for preventing wound infections - a diamond-studded silk wound dressing that can detect...

Can Side Effects Appear 14 Years After a Treatment?

A radioiodine therapy done for hyperthyroidism showed its side effects 14 years after the procedure! A 60-year-old Chinese woman was...

Amebic Brain Infection

An 82-year-old man developed an amebic brain infection (granulomatous amebic encephalitis) and presented to the emergency with a 2-week history of generalised...

Spatial Memory – How Does it Affect Our Eating Habits?

Optimal Foraging Theory suggests that when searching for food animals typically opt for high-calorie foods.A recently published study in Scientific Reports explored...
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