Category: Case of the Month

Case of the Month – October 2017

  Get your thinking caps ready folks, for it’s time for the newest edition of Case of the Month.   The patient is a 28-year-old man with a history of SLE complicated by lupus nephritis, who presents with pressure-like mid-back…

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…