Pearl of the Month

Pearl of the Month

Cellulitis pearls

How would you treat this patient with cellulitis?

Pearl of the Month

Penicillin allergy

What are the best antibiotic options when a patient has a penicillin allergy?

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Night sweats

How often are night sweats actually a dire prognostic symptom?

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Sudden hearing loss

Know the diagnostic and treatment steps to take quickly in cases of sudden sensorineural hearing loss.

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Beware the COPD exacerbation

If a COPD patient has all the classic symptoms of an exacerbation, are there still other diagnoses to consider?

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Fever and bilateral ankle pain

When a patient presents with acute-onset fever and bilateral ankle pain and swelling, which diagnosis should come to mind?

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