Can you advise your patient about dealing with a possible inherited cancer risk ?
A 40 year-old lady comes to see you after her mother has recently died from endometrial cancer. Her mother’s sister also died a few years ago from bowel cancer. She wants to know about her risk of developing endometrial cancer and currently she has no indication or suggestion that she has the disease. However she also has diabetes and is quite overweight. She has never had children or any pregnancies and currently uses an intrauterine device. Which of the following observations about her risk of developing endometrial cancer is incorrect ?
5mins - Image Study By Jibran Mohamed-Noriega - 12 Sep 2016
21 Year Old Man with Headache and Episodes of Blurred Vision
An image challenge on a 21 Year Old Man with Headache and Episodes of Blurred Vision
7mins - Patient Case By Prof Albert Ferro - 29 Aug 2016
How Should We Treat a Patient With Bleeding on Anti-Platelet Therapy?
A case presentation on how we should treat a patient with bleeding on Anti-Platelet therapy.
7mins - Patient Case By Beata Godlewska - 25 Jul 2016
What is Your Diagnosis? Misdiagnosed Mental Disorders
Case presentation on misdiagnosed mental disorders
7mins - Patient Case By Zafer Refai MD, MSc - 25 Jul 2016
Management of acute wheeze in children with atopic background
Case presentation on the management of acute wheeze in children with atopic background
10mins - Patient Case By Dr Rob Hallifax - 11 Jul 2016
Initial Assessment, Diagnosis and Management of Stable COPD
A clinical case on the initial assessment, diagnosis and management of COPD
8mins - Image Study By Jarred K. Holt, DO - 27 Jun 2016
17 yo M w/ Traumatic Elbow Injury
Dr. Holt offers radiographs and describes the initial presentation of a young athlete who suffers a common and painful elbow injury.
10mins - Patient Case By Jarred K. Holt, DO - 27 Jun 2016
37 yo Male with Shoulder Pain
Dr. Jarred Holt discusses the presentation, physical exam, radiographic images, diagnosis, and treatment of this common contact sport injury.
6mins - Image Study By Sarah Morton, MD, PhD - 20 Jun 2016
Bloody Stools in the NICU
What is your differential diagnosis? Necrotizing enterocolitis, Infectious colitis, Congenital structural abnormality, Meckel's diverticulum, Stricture, Hemang...