Category: Case of the Month

Case of the Month – July 2017

  After a two-month hiatus, Case of the Month returns! Get your thinking caps on for July’s Edition…   The patient is a 50-year-old woman with a previous history of type II diabetes, and recently completed a 6-month course of…

Case of the Month April 2017 – Answer

Both of this month’s responses hit the diagnosis square on the head: Dr. Schnitzer’s succinct reply with the differential, work-up, and disposition, and Dr. Hernandez’s expanded (and entertaining) discussion. Click here to review the case. A quick recap: A 15…

Case of the Month – April 2017

Keeping with the pediatrics theme, here is the freshest installment of Case of the Month. A 15 year-old boy with no significant past medical history presents to the Janus ED with chest pain and decreased oral intake over a two…

Case of the Month – January 2017

A 46 year-old female with past medical history of DM and HTN presents with 2 days of dizziness and weakness. She was discharged 3 days ago after being diagnosed with methicillin-sensitive Staphylococcus aureus endocarditis. She was being treated with extended…