Quiz: Anal CancerThe incidence of anal cancer has increased by approximately 2.2% per year over the past decade. Test yourself on presentation, workup practices, and treatment approaches with our short quiz.
Type 2 Diabetes MellitusGuidelines have been released by the American Diabetes Association on managing hypertension in patients with diabetes.
Case: Age 4, Swollen Leg?A 4-year-old girl develops a swollen leg after admission to the hospital after presenting with frequent urination, excessive thirst, and new-onset enuresis. Can you solve this unusual case?
Brain AbscessTopical application of antibiotics into the brain abscess cavity helps to reduce the length of systemic antibiotic therapy and decreases the abscess recurrence rate, among other significant benefits.
emicizumab (Hemlibra)FDA approves first-in-class monoclonal antibody to prevent bleeding in hemophilia A with FVIII inhibitors
obinutuzumab (Gazyva)Indication for follicular lymphoma expanded to include previously untreated patients with stage II bulky, III, or IV in combination with chemotherapy
11 Community-Acquired InfectionsFrom outbreaks of Legionnaires disease to the emergence of antimicrobial-resistant disorders, community-acquired infections have become an increasing focus in the healthcare community and in the media. Learn more about 11 of these conditions.
12 Causes of Discolored UrineChanges in urine color may be the result of conditions as benign as the presence of excreted pigments or signal more serious processes such as infections or malignancies. Do you know the following causes of discolored urine?
Complex Breast Masses: Is There an Echo in Here?Complex breast masses are seen to contain both solid (echogenic) and cystic (anechoic) components on ultrasonography. Learn more about distinguishing among the numerous benign and malignant processes that can give rise to these lesions.
Aortic DissectionClinical manifestations of aortic dissection are often missed on initial evaluation. Is there a 'can't miss' combination of signs and symptoms to correctly identify these dangerous tears?
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