Caceres’s Corner Case 53 (Update: Solution)

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Dear Friends,

Muppet is traveling abroad on a dangerous mission. If he doesn’t make it back, he hopes you will remember him fondly. For this reason he is showing a clear-cut case of pre-op radiographs in a 81-year-old patient with prostate carcinoma and right shoulder pain. Diagnosis?

1. Lung carcinoma
2. Fibrous tumour of pleura
3. Chest wall metastases
4. None of the above

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Feb 2013
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Caceres’s Corner Case 52 (Update: Solution)

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Dear Friends,

Showing radiographs of a 42-year-old woman with high fever.

Diagnosis:

1. Carcinoma of the lung
2. Pulmonary abscess
3. Loculated empyema
4. None of the above

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Caceres’s Corner Case 51 (Update: Solution)

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Muppet wishes to present the case of a 75-year-old woman with bilateral mastectomies for carcinoma 10 and 7 years previously. Chest radiographs and CT are shown.

Diagnosis:

1. Pleural metastases
2. Mesothelioma
3. Pleural TB
4. None of the above

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Jan 2013
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Caceres’s Corner Case 50 (Update: Solution)

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Muppet is so happy to have reached our 50th case, that he wants everybody to get the right answer. Here we have radiographs of a 52-year-old man with mild fever, blood-tinged sputum and left chest pain.

Diagnosis:

1. Carcinoma of the lung
2. Tuberculosis
3. Pulmonary embolism
4. None of the above

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Jan 2013
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Dr. Pepe’s Diploma Casebook: Case 18 – SOLVED!

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My second case of 2013 relates to a 49-year-old man with shortness of breath. PA and lateral radiographs are shown.

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Caceres’s Corner Case 49 (Update: Solution)

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Dear Friends,

Muppet wants to leave air-fluid levels behind and put your collective minds to work!

The first case of 2013 presents the radiographs of a 56-year-old female who came to the emergency room with syncope. There is an abnormal opacity in the aortic knob. What do you think it is?

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Dr. Pepe’s Diploma Casebook: Case 17 – SOLVED!

Dear friends,

to welcome the new year I am showing you the radiographs of a 70 year-old male being evaluated for possible lung metastases.

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Caceres’ Corner: Case No. 47 (Update: Solution)

Dear Friends,

In the best Christmas spirit, Muppet is presenting a nice case. These radiographs belong to an 86-year-old lady who came to the emergency room with chest pain. Pulmonary nodules were visible. What would be your diagnosis?

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Dec 2012
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Caceres’ Corner: Case No. 46 (Update: Solution)

 

Dear Friends,

Continuing with the December sale, I am presenting the case of a 25-year-old epileptic male with three weeks of fever and one episode of haemoptysis.

Diagnosis:

1. Tuberculosis
2. Pulmonary abscess
3. Carcinoma of lung
4. None of the above

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Dec 2012
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Caceres’ Corner: Case No. 45 (Update: Solution)

 

Dear Friends,

We are having a December sale (everything must go!) and during this month Muppet will show only cases with air-fluid level. We start with a vintage case (2002) of a 76-year-old male with left lower lobe pneumonia.

Diagnosis:

1. Infected bulla
2. Congenital cyst
3. Pneumatocele
4. None of the above

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Dec 2012
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