Caceres’s Corner Case 69 (Update: Solution)

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Dear friends,

Muppet is delighted to present a case provided by Dr. Vilar. The radiographs are of a 57-year-old woman with a chronic cough and mild fever who also suffered from TB in the past.

Diagnosis:
1. TB, bronchogenic spread
2. Hypersensitivity pneumonitis
3. Sarcoid
4. None of the above

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Dr. Pepe’s Diploma Casebook: Case 36 – SOLVED!

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Dear friends,

Presenting liver MR images of a 63-year-old diabetic woman with mild pain in the RUQ over the last few weeks.

Possible diagnoses:

1. Hepatocellular carcinoma
2. Hepatocellular adenoma
3. Liver angiomyolipoma
4. Liver metastases

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Caceres’s Corner Case 68 (Update: Solution)

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Dear Friends,

Summer is near and Muppet wants to relax and show easy cases. The present one relates to an 80-year-old male with RUQ pain after embolisation of a liver tumour.

Diagnosis:

1. Pulmonary embolism
2. Pneumonia
3. Subpulmonary fluid
4. None of the above

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May 2013
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Dr. Pepe’s Diploma Casebook: Case 35 – SOLVED!

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Dear Friends,

Today I’m presenting a 55-year-old male with pain in the right hemithorax.

Diagnosis:

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

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New York schools celebrate day of awareness for radiology

Following the launch of the first International Day of Radiology in November last year, the field of radiology now has another special day to celebrate. During the opening session of an annual science day in New York, USA, marking its tenth anniversary, organiser Prof. Hedvig Hricak and her colleagues were presented with a proclamation officially declaring April 19, 2013, Radiology/Science Careers Awareness and Exploration Day for High School Juniors.

Proclamation certificate presented to Dr. Hedvig Hricak and colleagues

Proclamation certificate presented to Dr. Hedvig Hricak and colleagues

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May 2013
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Caceres’s Corner Case 67 (Update: Solution)

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Dear Friends,

After spending a long weekend with Miss Piggy, Muppet is at peace with the world and has chosen an easy case: 41-year-old male with cough, mild fever and left chest pain.

Diagnosis:

1. Pneumonia
2. Infected bronchiectasis
3. Pulmonary infarction
4. None of the above

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May 2013
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Dr. Pepe’s Diploma Casebook: Case 34 – SOLVED!

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Dear Friends,

Presenting MRI of lumbar spine in a 57-year-old male with lower-back pain.

Diagnosis:

1. Ependymoma
2. Meningioma
3. Paraganglioma
4. None of the above

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Caceres’s Corner Case 66 (Update: Solution)

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Dear Friends,

This case was sent by my good friend Alberto Villanueva. Muppet made the diagnosis right away (he is gifted!) and wants to share the images with you. They belong to a 17-year-old boy with moderate dyspnea.

Diagnosis:
1. Congenital absence of LLL
2. Chronic TB plural thickening
3. LLL collapse (foreign body?)
4. None of the above

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May 2013
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Dr. Pepe’s Diploma Casebook: Case 33 – SOLVED!

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Dear Friends,

This week’s case features a 78-year-old woman after close reduction of a dislocated hip prosthesis.

Diagnosis:
1. Acetabular cup fracture.
2. Dissociation of bipolar hemiarthroplasty
3. Postoperative foreign body.
4. None of the above

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Caceres’s Corner Case 65 (Update: Solution)

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Dear friends,

This is a recent case of a 55-year-old man who came to the Emergency Room with epigastric pain. PA and lateral chest were obtained.

Diagnosis:
1. Duplication cyst
2. Lymphoma
3. Neurogenic tumor
4. None of the above

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May 2013
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