PhotoclinicA 61-year-old woman presented with upper abdominal pain and a rash over the past week. She had had a kidney transplant 10 years ago and was on long-term tacrolimus, mycophenolate, and prednisone.
Photo QuizA 22-year-old male student naval aviator presented with a 1-week history of an eruptive nonpruritic rash that had started on the upper and lower extremities.
Case In PointA 53-year-old man presented to the emergency department with a 5-day history of progressively worsening cough, severe headache, myalgias, generalized weakness; a 2-day history of fevers; and new-onset altered mental status.
What's Your Diagnosis?A healthy 55-day-old full-term infant presented to the emergency department with a 4-day history of left-sided facial swelling with increasing firmness.
PhotoclinicA 37-year-old man presented with left-sided anterolateral neck pain for 1 day that had begun without preceding injury.
What's the Take Home?A 56-year-old man presented for evaluation of a rash on his hands, arms, and neck of 2 years’ duration. The rash was characterized by blistering, friability and discoloration in the affected areas. He had noted the rash the previous year, but over the winter the lesions had resolved, only to reappear in the spring and summer.
Photo EssayThis article is part 2 of a 15-part series of Photo Essays describing and differentiating conditions affecting the nails. Parts 3 through 15 will be published in upcoming issues of Consultant. To access previously published articles in the series, visit the Consultant archive at www.Consultant360.com and click the “Journals” tab.
PhotoclinicA 34-year-old man presented to the emergency department with the inability to pass oral secretions after attempting to swallow a multivitamin pill.
PhotoclinicA 34-year-old man presented to a general dermatology practice for evaluation of extensive skin tags on the bilateral axillae. The patient reported several skin problems that had started 6 years ago, after he gained approximately 200 pounds.
PhotoclinicA 55-year-old man presented with pain and instability in his left knee that had been worsening over the past month. He reported feeling that his left knee would “give way,” especially when it was slightly bent.