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What's the take home?
What's the take home?
09/22/2022

Ronald N. Rubin, MD1,2Series Editor

Ronald N. Rubin, MD1,2 —Series Editor
A 43-year-old man presents after experiencing 2 days of an unusual headache. On each of the previous 2 days, he first noted blurry vision accompanied by flashes of light in the left eye, which expanded for...
09/22/2022
Case In Point
Case In Point
09/18/2022
A 9-year-old boy presented to the emergency department with a seizure-like episode. There were no abnormalities noted on physical examination, with an intact neurologic examination. No focal defects were...
09/18/2022
Photoclinic
Photoclinic
08/17/2022

Sheldon P. Hersh, MD1 • Joshua N. Hersh, MD2 • Perry Gerard, MD, MBA3 • Sana Ali, MD3

Sheldon P. Hersh, MD1 • Joshua N. Hersh, MD2 • Perry Gerard, MD, MBA3 • Sana Ali, MD3 ...
A 73-year-old man presented with a 1-week history of aural fullness and sudden hearing loss in the right ear. He denied any accompanying pain, tinnitus, facial weakness, or vertigo.
08/17/2022
Photoclinic
Photoclinic
08/01/2022
A woman in her 20s was brought to the emergency department (ED) by her parents with acute-onset psychosis. She reported auditory and visual hallucinations, paranoia, and false beliefs of being a twin and...
08/01/2022
Case in Point
Case in Point
07/13/2022

Lucas M. Walden • Jeffrey W. Prescott, MD, PhD • Vikas Jain, MD

Lucas M. Walden • Jeffrey W. Prescott, MD, PhD • Vikas Jain, MD
A 67-year-old man who developed new onset neurological symptoms was found to have bilateral internal carotid artery (ICA) pseudoaneurysms on computed tomography angiography.
07/13/2022
Case In Point
Case In Point
06/14/2022
A 60-year-old man presented to our emergency department with a 1-week history of cough, dyspnea, and lower extremity edema. His medical history was significant for alcoholic cirrhosis, type 2 diabetes, and...
06/14/2022
Photoclinic
Photoclinic
04/24/2022
A 30-year-old homeless man was brought to the emergency department secondary to altered mental status, confusion, and agitation.
04/24/2022
Photoclinic
Photoclinic
04/12/2022

Aleksandr Drozdov, MD, and Shobhana Chaudhari, MD

Aleksandr Drozdov, MD, and Shobhana Chaudhari, MD
CT scans of an 81-year-old woman revealed vacuum phenomena in the intervertebral disks on the levels L1 through S1. Many internists are not familiar with the interpretation of this finding and its clinical...
04/12/2022
Photoclinic
Photoclinic
03/11/2022
A 20-year-old woman with a Fitzpatrick score of 2 presented via telehealth with “divots” on her forehead and scalp. She reported that 2 months prior to presentation she had received multiple steroid...
03/11/2022
Case In Point
Case In Point
10/01/2021
A 47-year-old woman with a history of systemic lupus erythematosus presented for neurologic evaluation due to diplopia and ptosis that she had noted upon awakening 2 days earlier.
10/01/2021