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November 30, 2013 A 33-year-old woman is evaluated for a 5-week history of whitish spots in the mouth and the back of the throat and discomfort with swallowing solid foods...She has had no mouth pain, trouble ingesting liquids or pills, nausea,
October 19, 2013 A 32-year-old woman is evaluated for a recurrent pruritic rash on her hands. She works as a dental hygienist and notices that it improves when she goes on vacation. Topical corticosteroids alleviate the rash, but it quickly recurs.
Parotid gland biopsy...Parotid gland biopsy is indicated for this patient who has Sjogren syndrome and progressive parotid swelling suggesting possible non-Hodgkin lymphoma. Patients with Sjogren syndrome have up to a 44-fold increased incidence of
September 28, 2013 A 45-year-old man is evaluated for a 6-month history of increasing daily cough, sputum production, and dyspnea on exertion...He has never smoked and does not have a history of diabetes mellitus, hypertension, or hyperlipidemia...
September 21, 2013 A 47-year-old woman is evaluated for a 6-month history of severe fatigue in the afternoon that is often disabling...She states that her mood is good and that she is not feeling depressed or sad. She describes no problems with her
August 31, 2013 A 35-year-old woman is evaluated for a 1-day history of fever, headache, myalgia, arthralgia, and neck stiffness...She had a similar episode 2 years ago, at which time results of cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) analysis showed lymphocytic
August 11, 2013 A 19-year-old woman is evaluated for a 3-month history of progressively worsening diarrhea, abdominal pain, and weight loss. Her brother was diagnosed with Crohn disease at age 16 years. On physical examination, temperature is 37.4 °C
August 4, 2013 A 27-year-old woman is evaluated for a 4-week history of wheals, characterized by a burning sensation without pruritus. Each individual lesion persists for 48 hours and slowly resolves, leaving a bruise. Current medications are
July 13, 2013 A 38-year-old woman is evaluated for a 6-month history of progressive fatigue and dyspnea on exertion. Over the past 2 years she has noted episodes of hand swelling, joint pain, blue color change of her fingers with cold exposure, and
July 13, 2013 A 26-year-old man is evaluated for a 3-day history of fever, lower abdominal pain, tenesmus, hematochezia, and watery diarrhea. Seven months ago, he underwent a cadaveric kidney transplantation. At the time of transplantation, the