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Photoclinic
Photoclinic
08/19/2022

Elizabeth J. Donovan, MSPAS, PA-C1 • John C. Cruser2 • Rachel E. Macey2 • Mohammed M. H. Kalan, MD3

Elizabeth J. Donovan, MSPAS, PA-C1 • John C. Cruser2 • Rachel E. Macey2 • Mohammed M. H...
A 61-year-old woman presented to the emergency department with swelling and tenderness of the right groin, low-grade fever, and chills. The bulge had been present in the right groin for 2 months. Her newest...
08/19/2022
Photoclinic
Photoclinic
08/01/2022

Reem Ichoa, DO1 • Rajesh Savargaonkar, MD2 • Vinci Jones, MD3

Reem Ichoa, DO1 • Rajesh Savargaonkar, MD2 • Vinci Jones, MD3
A 3-year-old Hispanic boy presented with abdominal pain and vomiting for 4 days. During that time, he had five or six episodes of vomiting accompanied by diffuse abdominal pain.
08/01/2022
Case In Point
Case In Point
07/14/2022
A 41-year-old man presented to the emergency department with weight loss, abdominal pain, nausea, and vomiting over a 6 month period.
07/14/2022

Interactive Features

Surgical procedures
Surgical procedures
03/26/2020
Should sterile carbon particle suspension be used to demarcate any lesion that may require localization at future endoscopic or surgical procedures with a tattoo? Take the quick quiz and find out.
03/26/2020
Cancer
Cancer
12/27/2018
According to new research, which surgical procedure is associated with lower rates of survival among women with early-stage cervical cancer?
12/27/2018
Surgical procedures
Surgical procedures
09/25/2018
Take our poll to find out the origin of subchondroplasty and how it differs from traditional hip replacement surgery.
09/25/2018
Suturing
Suturing
12/18/2017
Earlier today, Frank, a 49-year-old construction worker, received a deep wound to his forearm while on the job. As you place the final suture to complete a laceration repair, he asks you, “Do I need to keep...
12/18/2017
Surgery
Surgery
12/30/2015
Arnold, a 67-year-old man, had an ileosteomy performed a little over 2 years ago. He had not encountered any difficulty in management of the ileostomy until today, when it became prolapsed. He has tried...
12/30/2015

Clinical Insights

Weight Management
Tien Sy Dong
Weight Management
Surgical procedures
Surgical procedures
03/23/2020
A recent study aimed to describe the safety and effectiveness of a colonoscopy-assisted approach to re-establish lost cecostomy access in children. Lead author Riad Rahhal, MD, MS, answered our questions. ...
03/23/2020