Patients coinfected with hepatitis C virus (HCV) and HIV can develop rapidly progressive liver fibrosis.
First of all, it is important to know what exactly is meant by “the best.”
Would you worry about this asymptomatic lesion? What are the symptoms of achalasia? Test your clinical mettle against this week's 5 questions.
Chilblains (Pernio) is typically caused by an abnormal vascular response to non-freezing cold exposure.
Black hairy tongue is benign and self-limited. It is caused by abnormal hypertrophy and elongation of filiform lingual papillae with associated discoloration.
Among the disorders in the spotlight this week: intussusception, Celiac disease, sickle cell disease. See how well you do.
Here: tips from top articles culled from the emergency medical literature, with take-home lessons for primary care.
This week: 3 questions on GI disorders, 1 Pneumonia, and the link between the brain and pain. Can you answer all 5 questions?
Antifungal creams haven't made a dent in this intermittent rash. What is this lesion?
Awareness of medical conditions and drugs that can suppress the immune system or cause other complications is key to providing safe and appropriate care for immunosuppressed patients. Details here.