SPECIAL REPORT: Pediatric Vaccines
This Patient Care Special Report updates you on pediatric vaccines in a series of clever clinical scenarios. First, the intro and pretest.
A Tale of Two Urines
A healthy young girl with a pink specimen and a male teen whose urine is green. What's in your differential Dxs?
Acute Widespread Rash in a 9-month-old Boy
What is the cause of this erythematous rash that appeared suddenly and spread rapidly on the child's trunk and extremities?
Head-to-Toe Rash on a 17-year-old Boy
VIDEO: The non-pruritic rash began on his chest and spread rapidly over 3 days. Get a closer look; what's your diagnosis?
Non-Healing Finger Ulcers in 2 Teen Boys
Antibiotics have not been effective in either case and one of the teens is losing time at work visiting doctors. Can you dx?
Abdominal Pain, Altered Mental Status in a 60-year-old Woman
VIDEO: Patient reports progressive weakness x1 month. Acute abdominal pain/emesis began earlier in the day. What's in your differential dx?
A Friable Lesion on the Neck of a 15-year-old Boy: Dx?
Video: The lesion bleeds easily and grows back quickly when "knocked off."
Right-sided Weakness, Headache in a Young Girl
VIDEO: A 12 y/o girl reports 5 episodes (45 mins each) of headache, hemiplegia in the past 24 hours. Can you make the Dx?
Facial Droop and Weakness in a 69-year-old Woman
Patient has avoided medical consult despite left arm pain and weakness because she did not note any alarming facial change.
Seizure in a 7-year-old Boy
He is actively seizing when EMS arrives. Mother says this happens once a year, about the same time. Details, in the video.