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Tumors
Tumors
12/09/2022
A 74-year-old man with a history of oxygen-dependent chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, hypertension, tobacco use disorder, recurrent left pleural effusion, and latent tuberculosis was admitted at an...
12/09/2022
Cancer Pain
A person receiving acupuncture.
Cancer Pain
Cancer
Cancer
08/25/2022
The patient was hospitalized in 2004 when a computerized tomography (CT) scan showed a mass on her right kidney, but neither the patient nor her family was notified of the mass. In 2006, she was again...
08/25/2022

Interactive Features

Cancer
Cancer
08/25/2022
The patient was hospitalized in 2004 when a computerized tomography (CT) scan showed a mass on her right kidney, but neither the patient nor her family was notified of the mass. In 2006, she was again...
08/25/2022
Nutrition
Nutrition
03/01/2022
Your patient is a 42-year-old man concerned about his risk of developing cancer. Several of his family members have developed cancer in recent years, and at a recent checkup, he asks if there are any...
03/01/2022
Vitamin D
Vitamin D
01/11/2022
Your patient is a 52-year-old man who isn’t getting enough vitamin D. He tells you that because of a fear of skin cancer, he tries to avoid unprotected exposure to sunlight and that he struggles to find...
01/11/2022
Cancer
Cancer
12/29/2021
A first-time mother asks about the risks of pediatric cancer during a well-visit for her 6-month-old daughter. She is concerned after hearing a recent report that children of racial/ethnic minorities have a...
12/29/2021
Cancer
Cancer
12/21/2021
Your patient is a 46-year old healthy man who is concerned about his risk of developing prostate cancer. The condition runs in his family, and he asks if there are any particular lifestyle changes he could...
12/21/2021

Clinical Insights

Cancer
Cancer
03/25/2020
Carol Burke, MD, and Carol Rouphael, MD, answer our questions about their research, presented at the ACG 2019 Annual Meeting, that suggested a longer postpolypectomy colonoscopy interval may be possible...
03/25/2020
Osteoporosis
Sonali Thosani
Osteoporosis