A 62-year-old woman presented to the hospital with lower extremity pain. The pain had initially begun in her left leg distal to her knee. She had thought the pain was secondary to osteoarthritis.
A 23-year-old military pilot presented to an aviation clinic for his annual flight physical examination. At the start of the examination, the patient drew the flight surgeon’s attention to a lump on the left side of his neck.
A 70-year-old man who had undergone pacemaker placement for atrial fibrillation 21 years ago, with a generator change 4 years ago, was transferred from an outside hospital to our hospital for evaluation of fever of unknown origin.
A 64-year-old Nigerian man with no pertinent medical history was admitted to the hospital for evaluation of the recurrence of a painful left axillary nodule.
A 15-year-old boy presented to the emergency department with acute onset of right knee pain. While playing basketball, the patient had attempted a layup and had felt a “popping” sensation in midair. He was unable to ambulate after the injury.
An 83-year-old morbidly obese woman presented to the emergency department with progressively worsening atraumatic right hip pain for the past week that had made her unable to walk.
A neonate was noted to have swelling of the right thigh on her initial newborn examination. The patient had been born via unplanned cesarean delivery for breech presentation.
In December 2018, a 27-year-old man who had recently emigrated to the United States from India had struck his right elbow into a door. Over the following weeks, he had had experienced progressive pain and swelling in the joint.
A 60-year-old man presented to our emergency department after detecting persistently low SpO2 measurements on his home pulse oximeter device during the peak of the COVID-19 pandemic.
A 72-year-old Black man presented to our clinic with subjective fever, severe fatigue, chest tightness, and dry cough for the previous 3 days. His history was significant for hypothyroidism, and he was a lifelong nonsmoker.