Infectious Diseases

News from the FDA/CDC

Flu activity hits seasonal high

After dropping in early January, the outpatient visit rate is now almost double its national baseline.


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Fever, petechiae, and joint pain

Our patient’s signs and symptoms developed one week after being bitten by a rat that she was feeding to her son’s pet snake.

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Green fingernail

The patient hadn’t injured her thumb and it didn’t hurt. So why had her nail turned green?