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Test Your Knowledge: December 2022

Test Your Knowledge: December 2022

73-year-old male with a past medical history of ventral hernia with 3 prior surgeries presented to ED complaining of worsening abdominal pain with nausea.Day of presentation: 2053: CT demonstrated SBO with thick-walled small bowel loop in ventral hernia. 2218:...

Test Your Knowledge – November 2022

Test Your Knowledge – November 2022

70-year-old male with a past medical history significant for nephrolithiasis, MI, CABG, CVA and DM presented to ED with 1 day history of worsening right flank pain, nausea, vomiting and chills. Seen one day earlier with CT demonstrating a stone in the right mid-ureter...

Test Your Knowledge – October 2022

Test Your Knowledge – October 2022

71-year-old female with a past medical history significant for HTN, pulmonary sarcoidosis, multiple back surgeries and loss of bladder function requiring self-catheterization presented to ED complaining of palpitations and associated urinary frequency.