Symptoms to Diagnosis

Symptoms to Diagnosis

Pulmonary infarction due to pulmonary embolism

A 76-year-old man is admitted with pleuritic chest pain and shortness of breath 48 hours after undergoing surgery.

Symptoms to Diagnosis

A 71-year-old woman with shock and a high INR

She presents with an acute change in mental status, blood pressure 80/40 mm Hg, pulse 130, INR 6.13.

IM Board Review

Big heart, small ring

A 58-year-old man has stopped wearing his wedding ring, and his wife suspects him of having an affair.

IM Board Review

Fever after recent travel

The patient had been taking a TNF-alpha inhibitor and had recently returned from Mexico.

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