Caceres’ Corner Case 103

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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?

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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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Caceres’ Corner Case 97 (Update: Solution)

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Dear Friends,

Muppet wants to start the new season with a warm-up case, provided by my good friend and former resident Carles Vilá. Images belong to a 62-year-old woman who has had a dry cough for the last six months. Chest radiograph was normal and a CT was taken.

Diagnosis:

1. Coin
2. Chicken bone
3. Pencil lead
4. None of the above

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Sep 2014
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Caceres’ Corner Case 96 (Update: Solution)

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Dear Friends,

Muppet has insisted in presenting the following case: radiographs of a 48-year-old male with cognitive problems and episodes of amnesia. What do you see? What would be your diagnosis? Leave us your thoughts in the comments section and come back for the answer on Friday.

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Jun 2014
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Caceres’ Corner Case 95 (Update: Solution)

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Dear Friends,

Today we are wearing typical Basque txapelas; a gift from my good friend Dr. Estibalitz Montejo from Bilbao.

Below are two radiographs of a 45-year-old male with acute chest pain. What do you see? What would be your diagnosis?

Leave us yout thoughts in the comments section and come back on Friday for the answer.

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Jun 2014
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Caceres’ Corner Case 94 (Update: Solution)

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Dear Friends,

Dr. Pepe has urgent business (suspect he is visiting Miss Piggy) and asked me to cover for him this week and the next. He will be back with a new Diploma case on Monday, June 9.

My good friend and former resident Dr. Eva Castañer has contributed with this week`s case. Images are of a 74-year-old male admitted with hemoptysis. Leave your diagnosis in the comments section and come back for the answer on Friday.

Diagnosis:

1. Pulmonary infarction
2. Carcinoma
3. Tuberculoma
4. None of the above

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May 2014
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