Caceres’ Corner Case 107 (Update: Solution)

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Dear Friends,

Today I am showing a recent case seen by my good friend Dr. Josep Mata. Radiographs belong to a 48-year-old man with haemoptysis and history of previous TB. Have a look at the images below, leave your thoughts and diagnosis in the comments section, and come back on Friday for the answer.

Diagnosis:

1. Infected bulla
2. Reactivation TB
3. Carcinoma in previous cavity
4. None of the above

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Jan 2015
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Caceres’ Corner Case 106 (Update: Solution)

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Dear Friends,

The first case of 2015 is intended to wake you up after the holidays. The patient is a 68-year-old man who came to our institution last October with pain in the chest and skin lesions. Is the chest normal?

If not, where is the abnormality? Check the images below, leave your thoughts in the comments section and come back on Friday for the answer.

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Caceres’ Corner Case 105 (Update: Solution)

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Dear Friends,

Continuining with interesting cases seen in November, I am presenting the pre-operative chest radiographs of a 44-year-old man scheduled for hand surgery. Would you call the surgeon? What do you think the patient has?

Check the images below, leave your thoughts in the comments section and come back on Friday for the answer.

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Dec 2014
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Caceres’ Corner Case 104 (Update: Solution)

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Dear Friends,

Muppet is very excited because he has seen many interesting cases in the last two months. He has decided to show them during December and January to make me jealous.

The first patient is a 42-year-old woman with a moderate cough, seen on the 19th of November. What would be your diagnosis? Check the images below, leave your thoughts in the comments section and come back on Friday for the answer.

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Dec 2014
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Caceres’ Corner Case 103 (Update: Solution)

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Dear Friends,

Muppet is afraid of losing our audience and insists on showing easy cases. Here we are presenting radiographs belonging to a 54-year-old man with skin lesions.
What do you see? Check the images below, leave your thoughts in the comments section, and come back on Friday for the answer.

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Nov 2014
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Caceres’ Corner Case 102 (Update: Solution)

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Dear Friends,

Today we are showing radiographs of a 61-year-old man who has had several pulmonary infections during recent years.
What do you see? Leave your thoughts in the comments section and come back for the answer on Friday.

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Nov 2014
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Caceres’ Corner Case 101 (Update: Solution)

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Dear Friends,

Muppet is feeling very guilty about the difficulty of case 100. To regain your sympathy, he has selected an easy case: radiographs belong to a 53-year-old woman with moderate pain in the right hemithorax for the last six months. Where is the lesion?

1. Lung
2. Mediastinum
3. Pleura/chest wall
4. Can’t tell

Check the images below, leave your thoughts in the comments sectiona and come back on Friday for the answer.

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Oct 2014
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Caceres’ Corner Case 100 (Update: Solution)

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Dear Friends,

Muppet and I are very happy to have reached one hundred cases. We hope you enjoyed them as much as we did. Radiographs of this case belong to a 52-year-old man with vague chest complaints. He was operated on for testicular tumour fifteen years earlier.

Check the images below, leave your thoughts and diagnosis in the comments section, and come back on Friday to find out the answer.

Diagnosis:

1. Duplication cyst
2. Lymphangioma
3. Metastasis from testicular tumour
4. None of the above

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Oct 2014
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Caceres’ Corner Case 99 (Update: Solution)

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Dear Friends,

Muppet is very excited because case 100 is only two weeks away. In the meantime, he wants to present a simple case that we saw one month ago. The radiographs below belong to a 53-year-old man with cough and fever. What do you see?

Leave your thoughts in the comments and come back on Friday for the answer.

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Sep 2014
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Caceres’ Corner Case 98 (Update: Solution)

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Dear Friends,

With your welfare in mind, Muppet has selected this week’s case. Radiographs belong to a 76-year-old woman, admitted to the hospital with moderate fever and vomiting.

Diagnosis:

1. Aspiration pneumonia
2. Tracheomegaly and pneumonia
3. Pneumonia and pericarditis
4. None of the above

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Sep 2014
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