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Transbronchial BiopsyThe use of a dual-bronchoscope approach, with one scope for cryobiopsy and a second with a balloon-tip catheter, can help prevent pneumothorax and massive bleeding in transbronchial biopsy.
Diabetic UlcersA study indicates that the risk of diabetic foot ulcer is higher in diabetic neuropathy patients who have greater plantar soft-tissue thickness and lower stiffness in the area of the first metatarsal head.
Quiz: Psoriatic ArthritisPsoriatic arthritis develops in at least 5% of psoriasis patients. With a lack of specific tests, defining this condition is difficult. Do you know the signs to look for and best treatment practices?
Anaplastic Large Cell LymphomaThe US Food and Drug Administration has received 359 reports of anaplastic large cell lymphoma associated with breast implants, including nine deaths.
Case: Infant, Night Sweats & Agitation?An 18-month-old girl is brought to a pediatrician by her parents with a history of intermittent episodes of nighttime diaphoresis and agitation. What's the diagnosis?