Caceres’ Corner Case 110 (Update: Solution)

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Dear Friends,

Dr. Pepe has eloped to the Bahamas with Miss Piggy and forgot to prepare the Diploma case. Hope he returns happy and suntanned. In the meantime I will show images of a 57-year-old woman with acute chest pain and mild fever. Check the images below, leave your thoughts and diagnosis in the comments section and come back on Friday for the answer.

Diagnosis:

1. Pneumonia
2. Pulmonary infarct
3. Pleural fluid
4. None of the above

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Feb 2015
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Caceres’ Corner Case 109 (Update: Solution)

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Dear Friends,

Muppet insists on showing the following case that he saw recently: preoperative chest radiographs of a 25-year-old male with seminoma. Check the images below, leave us your thoughts in the comments, and come back on Friday for the answer.

Diagnosis:

1. Tuberculosis
2. Metastases
3. Mucous impaction
4. None of the above

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Feb 2015
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Caceres’ Corner Case 108 (Update: Solution)

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Dear Friends,

Muppet is in Naples this week and left me alone to present the case of a 58-year-old man, asymptomatic. Check the images below, leave me your thoughts and diagnosis in the comments section, and come back on Friday for the answer.

Diagnosis:

1. Epicardial fat pad
2. Morgagni’s hernia
3. Pericardial cyst
4. None of the above

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Feb 2015
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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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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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