PreeclampsiaIn their case of a pregnant woman with hypertension, the doctors inquire into the most likely cause of the patient's elevated blood pressure.
FeatureBipolar disorder is misdiagnosed—most often as major depression—in a significant number of patients.
FeatureGiven the magnitude of the impact of bipolar disorder, early diagnosis and proper treatment remain important goals.
FeatureAny clinician who has had patients with bipolar disorder will readily agree that the quality of life of such patients is quite poor.
Photo FinishThis patient has no history of recent illness or injury—what’s going on here?
PhotoclinicA 12-year-old Hispanic boy with hemophilia A and high Bethesda unit factor VIII inhibitor presented after 4 days of abdominal pain and clear, nonbilious vomiting.
PhotoclinicDuring a neurologic evaluation for seizures, a 17-year-old boy with epilepsy was noted to have a deformity of both lower eyelids.
bone disordersAn otherwise healthy 16-year-old girl presented with medial arm pain after falling on her left elbow while skating.
What’s Your Diagnosis?This patient reminded us vividly with several remarks that awareness of her past shaped the person that she is.
Photo EssayA Menagerie of Zoonotic Diseases including Acute retinal lesion from toxoplasmosis, Orf, Catscratch disease, and Tularemia.
Pitfalls in PrescribingStatins (HMG-CoA reductase inhibitors) are the most effective drugs in the management of elevated low-density lipoprotein cholesterol (LDL-C) levels.
DermclinicA verrucous birthmark, a rash at the commissure of the lips, proximal nail changes—can you identify the disorders pictured here?