ECG Challenge: Weak and Faint
Fifty-year-old female w/ HTN, DM seen in ED for palpitations, near-syncope. Weak rapid pulse (210 bpm), BP 75/35 mmHg. What's your ECG read?
Supraventricular Tachycardia with Aberrancy
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An Elderly Man with Altered Mental Status, Abnormal ECG
Hallucinations and rambling speech came on suddenly and are getting worse. Review history and ECG. What's your diagnosis?
Weakness, DOE, and WBC > 100K: What's Your Diagnosis?
A 75-yo man presents with worsening asthenia and exertional dyspnea x2 weeks. Based on labs and CXR, what is your next step?
Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome in a Female Toddler
A rare condition, HUS is a form of microangiopathic hemolytic anemia, the #1 cause of renal failure in children.
Oliguria in a 2-year-old Girl
What cause of hypouresis after several days of emesis/diarrhea has resolved? Look for clues in the lab results.
Multiple Posterior Circulation Strokes
A 56-year-old man comes to your office for two “spells” he’s had in the past three days, each lasting approximately 20-30 seconds before resolving spontaneously. The first was blurry vision in both eyes without other vision changes.
Tinnitus and Blurry Vision in a Middle-aged Man
Patient describes 2 short "spells," one of blurry vision and another of tingling in an extremity. Tinnitus begins in your office.
Severe Ocular Symptoms Caused by Succulent Sap
What is the plant most likely responsible for these symptoms and how would you treat?
Nausea, Vomiting, and a Suspicious EKG
A middle-aged man who has not seen a doctor in "years" presents with nausea, vomiting, and asthenia that have worsened over "weeks to months." Your EKG read?